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Businessweek bemoans US role in emergent particle science

The Large Hadron Collider, the French atom-smashing mini black hole machine of some fame, is in the news again as they approach a significant benchmark for collisions and data collection. An announcement is expected this year on the search for … Continue reading

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Virtual atom smasher in LHC@Home 2.0 | iSGTW

New distributed-computing software based on the SETI@Home project framework lets you donate a few spare CPU cycles to research at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider. See link the following link for more info: Virtual atom smasher in LHC@Home 2.0 | iSGTW.

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la doomsday machine?

Beware: The French have powered on the doomsday machine. The Large Hadron Collider at CERN has weathered several such search-engine-friendly media sound bytes, and is no stranger to the woes of sensationalism in science. Leading up to it’s first months … Continue reading

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