Construction begins on international science experiment to understand neutrinos

Fermilab leads collaboration that aims to break ground in particle physics research

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UChicago-led NASA balloon mission launches, aims to break flight record

Prof. Angela Olinto hopes telescope will help unravel mysteries of cosmic rays

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UChicago to commemorate 75th anniversary of first chain reaction

This fall, the University of Chicago will kick off a series of public events to mark the 75th anniversary of the chain reaction experiment and its complex legacy.

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Where there’s a spill, there’s a way

Argonne invents reusable sponge that could revolutionize oil spill and diesel cleanup

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Creating Capacity

UChicago researchers and scholars transform the way we see the world. Research, Innovation and National Laboratories provides comprehensive support, guidance and resources to help our researchers advance their work, including connections to world-leading researchers and facilities at Argonne National Laboratory, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Giant Magellan Telescope project.



Fermilab Open House

Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Fermilab, Batavia, IL
Registration Required


The Future of Nuclear Energy: A Conversation with John Deutch

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
5:30–6:45 p.m.
Said Hall for Economics
5757 South University Ave, Chicago
Open to the public

Maria Goeppert-Mayer Lecture: Big Sciences

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 4–5:15 p.m. 
Kersten Physics Teaching Center
Maria Goeppert-Mayer Lecture Hall
Open to UChicago community and the public

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National Laboratories

We manage one of the world’s most preeminent research networks. From historic experiments in nuclear energy, developmental biology, and particle physics to today’s challenges of renewable power, dark matter, and microbial ecology, these institutions have long been at the vanguard of discovery.