Physicist Ian Mann lead an international team that has identified the existence of a giant cosmic accelerator above the Earth.
Extraterrestrial neutrinos identified by particle detector made of Antarctic ice with help from a University of Alberta research team led by physicist Darren Grant.
Physicists Ian Mann and Megan Engel are among this year's Alberta Science and Technology Leadership (ASTech) award winners.
SpaceX's Falcon F9 rocket is now orbiting with an important payload for researchers at the University of Alberta.
Two space launches this fall carry instrumentation built by University of Alberta physics grad David Miles.
Black Hole Burps
Why do black holes “burp” up high energy particles? University of Alberta observational astronomer Gregory Sivakoff is investigating.
Hear Gregory Sivakoff on CBC Radio’s Quirks and Quarks (pop up player) or use this link to download an mp3.
University of Alberta geophysicst Martyn Unsworth talks about the international Helmholtz-Alberta initiative that is investigating how geothermal energy could reduce the impact of the oilsands industry.
James Pinfold explains the University of Alberta-led physics experiment at CERN which could dramatically change our concepts of basic physics and lead to future technologies that right now only exist in science fiction.
University of Alberta Expressnews