Earth’s Most Powerful Physics Machine Gets Back in Action

Earth’s Most Powerful Physics Machine Gets Back in Action

The Large Hadron Collider is finally back in fighting shape. Hopefully this time it won’t explode.

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Earth’s Most Powerful Physics Machine Gets Back in Action

Earth’s Most Powerful Physics Machine Gets Back in Action

The Large Hadron Collider is finally back in fighting shape. Hopefully this time it won’t explode.

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How Three Guys With $10K and Decades-Old Data Almost Found the Higgs Boson First

How Three Guys With $10K and Decades-Old Data Almost Found the Higgs Boson First

On a fall morning in 2009, a team of three young physicists huddled around a computer screen in a small office overlooking Broadway in New York. They were dressed for success—even the graduate student’s shirt had buttons—and a bottle of champagne was at the ready. With a click of the mouse, they hoped to unmask […]

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How Three Guys With $10K and Decades-Old Data Almost Found the Higgs Boson First

How Three Guys With $10K and Decades-Old Data Almost Found the Higgs Boson First

On a fall morning in 2009, a team of three young physicists huddled around a computer screen in a small office overlooking Broadway in New York. They were dressed for success—even the graduate student’s shirt had buttons—and a bottle of champagne was at the ready. With a click of the mouse, they hoped to unmask […]

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You Can Help Physicists Make the Next Higgs Boson Discovery

You Can Help Physicists Make the Next Higgs Boson Discovery

There’s still a lot scientists don’t know about the Higgs boson. Now, you can help make the next discovery.

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