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Geek trifecta! Hidden Legos, CERN, and Google Street View

The home of the Large Hadron Collider is also currently home -- at least on Google Street View -- to several hidden Legos. Find them and serious geek bragging rights are yours.

By December 20, 2013

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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 April 11, 2013

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If you can't visit CERN, here's the next best thing (pictures)

A new museum exhibit in London recounts the search for the so-called "God particle," one of the seminal theoretical breakthroughs of the last century.

10 Images By November 13, 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 March 14, 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 October 12, 2012

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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 July 4, 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 July 3, 2012

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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 June 8, 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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Correction: Not so fast, neutrinos. CERN says light's speedier still

This story initially had an incorrect reference in the caption of the main image. It is neutrinos, not neutrons.

By March 16, 2012