And the Eagerly-Awaited Dark Matter Result Is…

By Sean Carroll | December 17, 2009 1:08 pm

… not yet released, but we’ll find out in just a bit. 2:00 p.m. Pacific time, to be exact.

Last week we mongered the rumor that the CDMS experiment was going to announce an exciting new result soon — and that time is now. (My guess remains: some interesting data that falls well short of “we’ve discovered dark matter!”) If you’d like to watch the talks online, here you go:

Further bulletins as events warrant.

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  • JoAnne

    Ha – you beat me to it!

    • http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/cosmicvariance/sean/ Sean

      Shorter posts always win!

  • Bruce

    and the winner is…

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About Sean Carroll

Sean Carroll is a Senior Research Associate in the Department of Physics at the California Institute of Technology. His research interests include theoretical aspects of cosmology, field theory, and gravitation. His most recent book is The Particle at the End of the Universe, about the Large Hadron Collider and the search for the Higgs boson. Here are some of his favorite blog posts, home page, and email: carroll [at] cosmicvariance.com .

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