Category Archives: Science

How to hide a ‘fifth force’ – and how to find one

At the Guardian.

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Think of the universe as a skateboard park: Supernovas and sphalerons

At the Guardian.

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Perimeter lecture: Bulletproof custard

At the Guardian.

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Fundamental physics comes in various flavours

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As we enter the quantum era: Perimeter lecture

At the Guardian.

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Dark Matter: Did we just hear the most exciting phrase in science?

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Could the Higgs boson have been discovered by accident?

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Is this the plot with the most physics?

At the Guardian.

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For the record…

Recently I was involved in discussions that led to a meeting of climate-change skeptics moving from UCL premises. As a result, a couple of articles appeared about me on a climate website and on the right-wing “Breitbart” site. In the more measured … Continue reading

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Latest results in the hunt for dark matter

At the Guardian.

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