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Can you believe it? The LHC is not big enough

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GENEVA - JUNE 16:  A photon source is seen in ...
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and the really important proton collisions haven’t happened yet in CERN’s current LHC. But the next collider is going to be linear! Link

Circular or linear or wiggly, or??????

I am intrigued by Big and Small science, especially when an apt writer like Olivia Judson writes those sidebar stories about the biology of our biosphere!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2010/07/27 at 16:06

The image of scientists celebrating the LHC restart got my attention

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BBC.co.uk offered a photo gallery today marking the re-start of the LHC big bang machine. I skitched this pic because it evoked the celebration mood of big science with the re-starting of this biggest of big science venues in the world.

 

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2009/11/21 at 07:24

Well the Brits at the Guardian get it, so why don’t Americans get it?

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Here’s the headline:

Republican ad succeeds where large hadron collider failed

A new McCain TV spot tells lies about who’s telling lies about whom. Confused yet?

And here’s the link!

I wonder how all those ex-McCain admirers in the MSM feel about him after reading this wry piece of commentary from a Brit observing all the stuff (read negative ads about Obama) being put out by the McCain campaign these days, especially since Mrs. Palin got on the ticket!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/09/11 at 11:22

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider via Scobleizer

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Robert Scoble does a lot of tech video. A great example of his work and instructive experience is in this link about the LHC at CERN.

And if you would like to find out much more about the LHC go here!

Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2008/04/26 at 09:07