News & Headlines

2018‑08‑20 SNOLAB Summer Outreach
The SNOLAB outreach team had the opportunity to bring hands-on science out of the lab and into the community at events around Sudbury this summer.
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2018‑08‑15 Students present their summer work at SNOLAB
In partnership with Laurentian University, SNOLAB hosted the annual Student Talk Competition on Monday August 13th. This much anticipated day provides an opportunity for students who have been working on SNOLAB-related projects to update both their peers and the SNOLAB community on their progress.
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2018‑07‑04 LGBTSTEM Day
LGBTQ+ people in science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM) continue to struggle to openly be themselves, and this cannot continue.
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2018‑06‑25 Canada to lead ‘coldbox’ technology for High-Luminosity LHC
June 25, 2018 – Vancouver, B.C. – The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the most massive and complex science experiment in human history, is a prime example of global achievement through collaboration.
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2018‑06‑20 Doug Hallman honoured by Science North
Science North recognized two of Sudbury’s scientists as Honorary Life Members.
 
Douglas Hallman, professor emeritus of physics at Laurentian University and director of communications at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory, and Amadeo Pa
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2018‑06‑08 SNOLAB Strategic Plan
SNOLAB is an epicentre of global deep underground science and discovery, located 2 kilometres below the Earth’s surface in the operational Vale Creighton nickel mine near Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.
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2018‑05‑11 SNOLAB partners in new Arthur B. McDonald Canadian Astroparticle Physics Research Institute

KINGSTON – SNOLAB is thrilled to be partnering in an incredible new astroparticle research facility with the official launch of a new national research network dedicated to understanding some of the universe’s deepest mysteries.

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2018‑05‑07 Construction Begins on One of the World's Most Sensitive Dark Matter Experiments

SNOLAB is thrilled to announce that the U.S. Department of Energy has approved funding and start of construction for the SuperCDMS SNOLAB experiment, which will begin operations in the early 2020s to hunt for hypothetical dark matter particles called weakly interacting massive particles, or WIMPs.

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2018‑05‑01 Live Webcast: Artificial intelligence and the complexity frontier

Watch the live webcast here at 7:00PM ET on May 2nd!

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2018‑04‑25 Dr. Wolfgang Rau joins TRIUMF
Through CFREF (Canada First Research Excellence Fund) and the CPARC (Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre) program, Rau joins the TRIUMF community as a joint Queen's University faculty-TRIUMF research scientist.
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