News & Headlines

2018‑09‑18 Brendon Matusch takes home Top Honours at EU Science Competition!

The top prizes in this year’s European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS) were awarded yesterday and a local Sudburian came out on top!

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2018‑08‑23 SNOLAB Photowalk submissions open for public voting

This past June, SNOLAB joined 18 major science facilities around the world to take part in the Global Physics Photowalk.

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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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