Recent and archived press releases can be found here.
SURF transitions to new operations level
Controls remain in place to protect staff, contractors and community
SDSTA signs cooperative agreement with U.S. Department of Energy
December 2, 2019
New agreement creates direct relationship between DOE and SURF
Dark Matter Experiment’s Central Component Takes a Deep Dive – Nearly a Mile Underground
Q: How do you get a 5,000-pound, 9-foot-tall particle detector, designed to hunt for dark matter, nearly a mile underground? A: Very carefully.
Happy birthday Neutrino Day: 10 years of science outreach in the Black Hills
Join us for Sanford Lab's free science festival—it'll be 10 times the fun!
Sanford Lab receives John T. Vucurevich Foundation grant for Neutrino Day X
$8,000 Grant will offset costs of the free science festival held throughout Lead, South Dakota
Majorana publishes results in 'Physical Review Letters'
Neutrino experiment at Sanford Lab could provide greater clarity on matter-antimatter imbalance in the universe.
Are you ready for a challenge? Join us for Deep Talks: Reaching Out
Join the Sanford Underground Research Facility's Education and Outreach team for an engineering design challenge
Sanford Lab brings “Big Science” to Discovery Center in Pierre
December 11, 2017
The Sanford Underground Research Facility houses world-leading physics experiments, as well as other experiments, nearly a mile underground in the former gold mine
Deep Talks delves into MAJORANA results
What do the results look like and what do they mean for the experiment? For science? For Sanford Lab?