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The ..... Laboratory for Accelerator-based Sciences and Education at .... University is looking for an individual to operate a large particle accelerator system in a scientific research laboratory.
by annieli
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 03:14 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Hopefully this causes some heads to explode, women are intelligent and can do that science stuff. The Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti has been chosen to lead the Cern particle physics research ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2014 at 10:16 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Two years ago this July , the scientific team at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, used the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) to confirm the existence of the Higgs boson , the most ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 82 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 07:32 PM PDT with 206 Recommends
Speaking from CERN headquarters in Bern, Switzerland today, ATLAS spokesperson and UN Scientific Advisory Board member Fabiola Gianotti announced that effective today, in celebration of their 60th ...
by koNko
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 06:56 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Billions of years from now the Universe may vanish. And you'll never see it coming. Joseph Lykken, a theoretical physicist... who is on the science team at Europe's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 09:24 AM PST with 30 Recommends
In case you haven't heard, the Higgs boson or more correctly a Higgs like boson was detected by both the Atlas and CMS experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) , Cern near Geneva, Switzerland.
by palantir
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Jul 07, 2012 at 07:00 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
A few minutes ago, one of the most important announcement in particle physics in the past 30 years was made by scientists working with the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, in Geneva. For decades,
by science
Comment Count 495 comments on Wed Jul 04, 2012 at 12:40 AM PDT with 631 Recommends
In news released at the Moriond Physics Conference in Italy, scientists from the Tevatron unit at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, Il (FermiLab*) that they have found evidence that ...
by Unit Zero
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 10:03 AM PST with 45 Recommends
Last November, the physics world was stunned by the announcement from the OPERA collaboration at CERN that neutrinos from CERN (in Geneva) to the Gran Sasso laboratory (under Mont Blanc in the ...
by science
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Feb 22, 2012 at 01:17 PM PST with 41 Recommends
The exciting news out of Geneva is generating a lot of buzz in the media, and it's fascinating to see how the different outlets are presenting it. The differences are subtle but revealing. ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Dec 13, 2011 at 07:54 AM PST with 27 Recommends
People are excited about the announcement from CERN scientists on the OPERA ...
by fizziks
Comment Count 123 comments on Fri Nov 18, 2011 at 02:09 PM PST with 77 Recommends
This story has gone back and forth, but CERN thinks they have confirmed their original results - and yes, neutrinos are faster than light. “One key test was to repeat the measurement ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 91 comments on Fri Nov 18, 2011 at 11:24 AM PST with 44 Recommends
Alas, it appears that neutrinos are not FTL particles. Everyone thought there was a fly in the flying, and here it is. The distance between the laboratories (roughly 454 miles), and ...
by blue aardvark
Comment Count 89 comments on Mon Oct 17, 2011 at 09:43 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
by jim in IA
Comment Count 106 comments on Tue Sep 27, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 102 Recommends
The recent results from CERN (the acronym for the original name for the outfit, Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire ) about neutrinos being propagated faster than light speed has ...
by Translator
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
...plus minus a few statistical variances in the below .5 nanosecond range... That was the bottom line of the webcast, that a lead scientist of the OPERA neutrino time measurement experiment gave ...
by Poetic Mind
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Sep 23, 2011 at 03:19 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
...plus minus a few statistical variances in the below .5 nanosecond range... That was the bottom line of the webcast, that a lead scientist of the OPERA neutrino time measurement experiment gave ...
by Poetic Mind
Comment Count 52 comments on Fri Sep 23, 2011 at 10:57 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
WASHINGTON- A cadre of high-ranking Republican lawmakers, along with several leaders of the religious right, emerged from the Shaivo room at the C Street Center to announce their opposition to the ...
by LostLibertarian
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Sep 24, 2011 at 12:24 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Breaking! --- Senior space-time dilation writer, Clara Moskowitz, at Space.com, writes New Spin Revealed on ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 124 comments on Sun Jul 17, 2011 at 02:33 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Scientists from the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva just announced that have trapped and stored anti-matter for 16 minutes. The previous record was 2 seconds. The ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 319 comments on Mon Jun 06, 2011 at 12:29 AM PDT with 226 Recommends