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LHC

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Higgs boson-consistent particle discovered at LHC

Boffins at CERN have identified a particle consistent with the elusive Higgs boson -- it's a fine day for science.

By July 4, 2012

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CERN kicks off LHC's 2012 Higgs hunt

The European nuclear research agency collides two high-power proton beams early this morning, marking the beginning of this year's Large Hadron Collider physics data collection.

By April 5, 2012

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LHC's record intensity speeds Higgs search

Squeezing more bunches of protons onto the particle accelerator's beams increases the data-gathering rate--and the odds the Higgs boson will turn up at CERN.

By April 22, 2011

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Hints of new physics postpone LHC upgrade

Chance of discovering new physical phenomena with Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator leads CERN to postpone energy-doubling upgrade.

By February 1, 2011

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LHC firing on all cylinders, but no Higgs boson yet

The Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator has moved rapidly from tentative operation to scientific results, researchers say at a Paris conference.

By July 26, 2010

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What makes the LHC tick?

Large Hadron Collider engineers are ironing out wrinkles in a tremendously complicated machine that consumes about the same power as all Geneva.

By July 6, 2010

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A scientific subculture thrives at LHC

It takes a small city of researchers to run the Large Hadron Collider and its collection of experiments. Its residents speak their own language, too.

By July 6, 2010

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LHC steps closer to discoveries on antimatter

CERN's Large Hadron Collider pinpoints its first particle, the sought-after beauty quark.

By April 22, 2010

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LHC experiments run at highest energy level yet

After a delay from an electrical hiccup, researchers at CERN successfully operate the Large Hadron Collider and see "beautiful tracks" of colliding protons.

By March 30, 2010

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LHC takes a step closer to full power

Large Hadron Collider circulates beams at 3.5 tera-electron-volts, bringing it closer to CERN's goal of conducting research into fundamental physics.

By March 19, 2010