Particle physics

  1. Strangeness Minus Three

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    Video caption: The discovery by physicists of a unique particle. (1964)

    First transmitted in 1964, the prediction and recent discovery of a fleeting particle may transform our ideas about the ultimate structure of matter.

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    Video caption: How much did Einstein's first wife Mileva contribute to his discoveries?
  3. The rapper bringing particle physics to a new audience

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    Video caption: Consensus is hoping to get young black students to love physics

    Consensus is hoping to get young black students to love physics

  4. By Pallab Ghosh

    Science correspondent, BBC News

    view inside the Atlas experiment at Cern

    Results from the Large Hadron Collider show that a "bump" in the machine's data, previously rumoured to represent a new particle, has gone away.

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  5. Frank Close and particle physics

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    Video caption: Jim Al-Khalili discusses quarks and popularising particle physics with Frank Close.

    Jim Al-Khalili discusses quarks, popularising particle physics and nuclear spies in Britain with Professor Frank Close of Oxford University.