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General Relativity and Gravitational Lensing: Part 3 - Microlensing

On an average day, the stars near the Sun as seen from Earth are just too faint to be seen. However, this isn’t always true! During a solar eclipse, the moon blocks the light of Sun and we can see these background stars. 2,188 more words


Fear: Friend or Foe?

“For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” 2 Timothy 1:7

It starts in the farthest corner of the mind; just a gnawing uncertainty, an uneasiness that slips around the corners, lying in wait to fully manifest itself in a time of weakness, fatigue, sickness, or discouragement. 718 more words


The last release from the inimitable Wimps gives us today’s #onegoodthing.

This five-track EP showcases all that’s good about them, from searing, seat-of-your-pants garage-punk of opener… 18 more words


New CMS Search for Exotic Particles

CMS posted a new preprint on a search for several types of exotic particles on Monday using 19.7 fb-1 of integrated luminosity at 8 TeV center-of-mass energy. 494 more words


kate's top eight favorite things about total fest

Another Total Fest has come and gone, kids. You know that line in How the Grinch Stole Christmas where they say that even without baubles or presents, Christmas still came? 519 more words


From Fermilab: "Physics in a Nutshell What is a WIMP?"

Fermilab is an enduring source of strength for the US contribution to scientific research world wide.

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Don Lincoln

If you want to understand… 695 more words

Basic Research

Kate's Total Fest XIII Top Ten

When Total Fest rears its head, that means a slew of rock is destined to tear through Missoula. And ‘cuz everybody loves a good listicle, here’s the 10 bands I don’t want to miss this year. 622 more words