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CERN'S Tom Whyntie explains the universe, for beginners

An animated Whyntie takes a look into the Big Bang theory and how cosmologists and particle physicists explain the universe.

By 12 April 2013

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CERN physicists now pretty sure they've found Higgs boson

Researchers can't say for certain that a particle they discovered is the so-called "God particle," but the information they have "strongly indicates" it is.

By 15 March 2013

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At last! Angry Birds and CERN to create board game

Rovio, the nice Angry Birds maker and CERN, the very nice people who house the Large Hadron Collider, get together to enhance your gaming experience. Why?

By 13 October 2012

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Western Digital shows off new 6TB, helium-filled hard drives

Western Digital's HGST division is already shipping its new helium-filled, 6TB Ultrastar He6 to data centre customers. The hermetically sealed drive uses half the power per terabyte of its competitors.

By 5 November 2013

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Higgs boson theory nets Nobel for pair of physicists

The prestigious award goes to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs, who a half-century ago independently proposed what became the Higgs boson, discovered in 2012.

By 8 October 2013

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CERN discovers a Higgs-like particle: let the party (and head scratching) begin

Physicists working at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, Geneva, have announced the observation of a new particle, widely thought to be the elusive Higgs boson.

By 5 July 2012

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Leaked 'Higgs' video posted -- then deleted -- from CERN site

Representative for CERN talks in the video about observation of "a new particle" described as one of the biggest discoveries in decades.

By 4 July 2012

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Google Street View in the Large Hadron Collider is a smash

Explore the tunnels and control rooms of the world's biggest particle collider from the comfort of your own home using Google Street View.

By 27 September 2013

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Large Hadron Collider labs explored in Google Street View

Google's first-person tour takes you inside the LHC, to the beating heart of CERN's experiments.

By 26 September 2013

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CERN confirms speedy neutrinos follow laws of physics after all

A CERN particle that was originally thought to have traveled faster than the speed of light was measured using faulty equipment.

By 8 June 2012