Universality classes are not that universal (…and some of its other shortcomings)
Article: Shortcomings of New Parameterizations of Inflation Authors: J. Martin, C. Ringeval and V. Vennin Reference: arXiv:1609.04739 The Cosmic Microwave BackgroundRead more.
Daya Bay and the search for sterile neutrinos
Today I bring you news from the Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment, which detects neutrinos emitted by three nuclear powerRead more.
A new anomaly: the electromagnetic duality anomaly
Article: Electromagnetic duality anomaly in curved spacetimes Authors: I. Agullo, A. del Rio and J. Navarro-Salas Reference: arXiv:1607.08879 Disclaimer: this blogpost requires someRead more.
Horton Hears a Sterile Neutrino?
Article: Limits on Active to Sterile Neutrino Oscillations from Disappearance Searches in the MINOS, Daya Bay, and Bugey-3 Experiments Authors: DayaRead more.
Inspecting the Higgs with a golden probe
Hello particle nibblers, After recovering from a dead-diphoton-excess induced depression (see here, here, and here for summaries) I am backRead more.
Dragonfly 44: A potential Dark Matter Galaxy
Title: A High Stellar Velocity Dispersion and ~100 Globular Clusters for the Ultra Diffuse Galaxy Dragonfly 44 Publication: ApJ, v828, NumberRead more.
Searching for Magnetic Monopoles with MoEDAL
Article: Search for magnetic monopoles with the MoEDAL prototype trapping detector in 8 TeV proton-proton collisions at the LHC Authors:Read more.
Gravity in the Next Dimension: Micro Black Holes at ATLAS
Article: Search for TeV-scale gravity signatures in high-mass final states with leptons and jets with the ATLAS detector at sqrt(s)=13Read more.
The Delirium over Beryllium
Recently there's some press regarding early hints of a new particle observed in a nuclear physics experiment. In this bite,Read more.
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