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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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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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Large Hadron Collider: Touring the physics frontier

With the Large Hadron Collider experiments under way, physicists are getting new data to anchor their theories.

By July 6, 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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Science in the public view: A good gamble

It was risky to run a gigantic particle accelerator up to its highest energy level yet in such a visible way. But it's time for lower barriers between scientists and the public.

By March 31, 2010

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Large Hadron Collider collides particles at record force, gives off exclamation marks

The LHC today set the record for the strongest ever successful particle collisions within a laboratory environment, and the record for number of exclamation marks in a tweet

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

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Woman, fearing apocalypse, tries to halt collider

A woman appeals to the highest court in Germany to get the Large Hadron Collider stopped. The court decides she has no proof of any impending doom.

By March 10, 2010