Physics Has a Problem – The Large Hadron Collider Is Running out of Disk Space

The collider is running more experiments than ever before.

October 5, 2016

CERN’s About to Make an Announcement on That Possible New Particle

"This is still the most exciting time in particle physics in decades."

August 5, 2016

Want to Know What Happens When Particles Collide? Download 300 TB of Free Data from the LHC and Find Out

Roughly 300 terabytes of data. Over 250 trillion particle collisions.

April 25, 2016

A ‘New Physics’? Scientists May Have Glimpsed a World Beyond the Standard Model

Physicists previously detected anomalous readings in the decay of a B meson, which may mean the existence of physics beyond the current theory.

March 3, 2016

Scientists at CERN Catch a Glimpse of the Universe’s Primordial Soup

Scientists have used the LHC to create a “quark-gluon plasma,” a glimpse of the primordial soup believed to have existed at the beginning of the universe. And they’ve found that it really is very soup-like—it behaves much like any fluid.

February 10, 2016

Happy Birthday, Websites. The World’s First Website Turns 25 Years-Old

The world's first website went online 25 years ago this week, on December 20th 1990. This was long before the days of the web as a public space. Then, it was nothing more than a small-scale experiment.

December 23, 2015

The Biggest Bang: LHC Reaches New Record High Energies With Heavy Nuclei Collisions

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider records new energy highs after colliding lead nuclei, creating more than 30,000 new particles per collision.

November 30, 2015

The Quest for a Theory of Everything: The Search for the Secrets of the Universe

The LHC is pulling back the veil on the mysteries of the universe.

August 12, 2015

10 Strange Physics Facts about Antimatter

Bananas produce positrons, the universe is asymmetrical, and other interesting antimatter facts.

July 11, 2015
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