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Business Wire
NI Announces Industry’s Highest Precision PXI Source Measure Unitinnovation. Customers from a wide variety of industries – from healthcare to au
NI Announces Industry’s Highest Precision PXI Source Measure Unit
Business Wire / Posted 18 hours ago
innovation. Customers from a wide variety of industries – from healthcare to automotive and from consumer electronics to particle physics – use NI’s integrated hardware and software platform to improve the world we live in. LabVIEW, National... Read more
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express
What is CERN doing? Bizarre clouds over Large Hadron Collider 'prove portals are openingofficial line on what the Awake experiments are about is to develop a new type
What is CERN doing? Bizarre clouds over Large Hadron Collider 'prove portals are opening
express / Posted yesterday
official line on what the Awake experiments are about is to develop a new type of accelerator to cut the size of the huge particle physics experiments down by a factor of a hundred or more so they can be carried out on table tops. The AWAKE... Read more
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Daily Mail
Making something from nothingof studying the interaction between particles will lead the way towards a bette
Making something from nothing
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of studying the interaction between particles will lead the way towards a better understanding of the Standard Model of particle physics, and help us understand how everything in the universe began. The Standard Model says everything in the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury experiment heads to Londonthe lab, deep underground at Creighton Mine. "The SNO experiment looks at sub-
Sudbury experiment heads to London
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
the lab, deep underground at Creighton Mine. "The SNO experiment looks at sub-atomic particles - one of the particles in particle physics that we think is a fundamental unit of mass, if you like, a fundamental unit of how we build the things we... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sydney Science Festival 2016 Program Announcedopen during the festival, providing a behind-the-scenes look at the CERN (the E
Sydney Science Festival 2016 Program Announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
open during the festival, providing a behind-the-scenes look at the CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) particle physics laboratory in Geneva that houses the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). The LHC is most famous for proving the... Read more
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Raw Story
Coming soon: The world’s largest neutrino telescope“the most tiny quantity of reality ever imagined by a human being” — is one of
Coming soon: The world’s largest neutrino telescope
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
“the most tiny quantity of reality ever imagined by a human being” — is one of the most exciting areas of research in particle physics. Scientists believe that these tiny, exotic subatomic particles — billions of which are passing unimpeded... Read more
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Daily Press
Reader feedback June 24: Dark photons, voting districtstheory of 'dark photons' on the front page of the Sunday edition. As a NASA ret
Reader feedback June 24: Dark photons, voting districts
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
theory of 'dark photons' on the front page of the Sunday edition. As a NASA retiree, I thought I was following the latest particle physics ideas, but had never heard of this odd but potentially important possibility. Editor: One of my favorite... Read more
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PhysOrg
Supercomputers on the trail of dark matterCSCS supercomputer 'Piz Daint'. The researchers expect that their calculations
Supercomputers on the trail of dark matter
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
CSCS supercomputer 'Piz Daint'. The researchers expect that their calculations will aid research into physical processes in particle physics and the as yet unknown dark matter that accounts for an estimated 21 percent of matter in the... Read more
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PhysOrg
KM3NeT unveils detailed plans for largest neutrino telescope in the worldreported in detail on the scientific aims, technology and costs of its proposal
KM3NeT unveils detailed plans for largest neutrino telescope in the world
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
reported in detail on the scientific aims, technology and costs of its proposal in the Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics. Neutrinos are ideal messengers from the cosmos. These stable, sub-atomic particles can travel long... Read more
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The Register
Physicists build simulator, hope to stand up beautiful Standard ModelPhysicists have built a quantum simulator to study the Standard Model of partic
Physicists build simulator, hope to stand up beautiful Standard Model
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
Physicists have built a quantum simulator to study the Standard Model of particle physics – a theory concerning the electromagnetic, weak, and strong nuclear interactions, as well as classifying all the subatomic particles known. The simulator... Read more
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PhysOrg
Computer models predict how the first clumps of matter formed – and what our universe's future holdsaspect of the collaboration between SLAC and Stanford," says Wechsler, who is a
Computer models predict how the first clumps of matter formed – and what our universe's future holds
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
aspect of the collaboration between SLAC and Stanford," says Wechsler, who is an associate professor of physics and of particle physics and astrophysics. Wechsler's simulated journeys through spacetime use a variety of experimental data,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Antimatter, annihilation and a universe that shouldn't existwith our understanding of the universe: we shouldn't be here.We shouldn't be he
Antimatter, annihilation and a universe that shouldn't exist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
with our understanding of the universe: we shouldn't be here.We shouldn't be here: physics says so The Standard Model of particle physics — which accurately describes all the particles and interactions that make up our universe — says our... Read more
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PhysOrg
Particle zoo in a quantum computer: First experimental quantum simulation of particle physics phenomenaparticles are the fundamental buildings blocks of matter, and their properties
Particle zoo in a quantum computer: First experimental quantum simulation of particle physics phenomena
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
particles are the fundamental buildings blocks of matter, and their properties are described by the Standard Model of particle physics. The discovery of the Higgs boson at the CERN in 2012 constitutes a further step towards the confirmation of... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is CERN?the name "Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire", CERN is a European res
What is CERN?
Computer Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
the name "Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire", CERN is a European research organisation which boasts the largest particle physics laboratory in the world. Established in 1954 and based in Geneva, CERN's main function is to provide... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Professor 'not eating shorts' after light speed claimuniverse speed limit – the speed of light. The science world was in shock when
Professor 'not eating shorts' after light speed claim
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
universe speed limit – the speed of light. The science world was in shock when researchers at CERN, the world’s largest particle physics lab, announced they had recorded subatomic particles travelling faster than the speed of light. If the data... Read more
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Daily Press
Jefferson Lab's DarkLight experiment to hunt elusive dark photonvisible and invisible sectors. So far, bare hints of the existence of dark pho
Jefferson Lab's DarkLight experiment to hunt elusive dark photon
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
visible and invisible sectors. So far, bare hints of the existence of dark photons have been teased out from nuclear and particle physics experiments and from astrophysical observations. "When you look out into the universe, you see galaxies... Read more
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Wired News
The Mysterious X Boson Could Upend the Standard Model. If It Actually Existsof California, Irvine, and colleagues. After spending months translating the nu
The Mysterious X Boson Could Upend the Standard Model. If It Actually Exists
Wired News / Posted 12 days ago
of California, Irvine, and colleagues. After spending months translating the nuclear physics finding into the language of particle physics and ensuring that no particle physics experiments contradicted it, the Irvine team determined that the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists seek new physics using ORNL's intense neutrino sourceThe neutrino, the subject of a 2015 Nobel Prize, remains a poorly understood fu
Scientists seek new physics using ORNL's intense neutrino source
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
The neutrino, the subject of a 2015 Nobel Prize, remains a poorly understood fundamental particle of the Standard Model of particle physics. These electrically neutral subatomic particles are made in stars and nuclear reactors as a byproduct of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Gravitational waves found again: here's how they could whisper the universe's secretsUnlike a black hole, a neutron star is a highly compressed ball of nuclear matt
Gravitational waves found again: here's how they could whisper the universe's secrets
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Unlike a black hole, a neutron star is a highly compressed ball of nuclear matter and its detailed structure is set by particle physics. Northern leg of LIGO interferometer in Washington, US. Credit: Wikimedia Observing gravitational waves... Read more
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Football365
What does it matter if Ronaldo is a d*ck?paid to play football. I don’t give a sh*t whether or not Rooney is a bloody go
What does it matter if Ronaldo is a d*ck?
Football365 / Posted 13 days ago
paid to play football. I don’t give a sh*t whether or not Rooney is a bloody good bloke who has some insightful views on particle physics, as long as he puts in a decent performance and/or sticks the ball in the back of the net, surely that’s all... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
With Spiraling Light SLAC X-Ray Laser Offers New Glimpses Of Moleculescommunity." About SLAC SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring frontier q
With Spiraling Light SLAC X-Ray Laser Offers New Glimpses Of Molecules
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 13 days ago
community." About SLAC SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring frontier questions in photon science, astrophysics, particle physics and accelerator research. Located in Menlo Park, Calif., SLAC is operated by Stanford University for the... Read more
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International Business Times
Gravitational waves found again: Here's how they could whisper the universe's secrets Unlike a black hole, a neutron star is a highly compressed ball of nuclear matt
Gravitational waves found again: Here's how they could whisper the universe's secrets
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
Unlike a black hole, a neutron star is a highly compressed ball of nuclear matter and its detailed structure is set by particle physics. Observing gravitational waves either from single neutron stars or binary pairs would reveal the physics of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is there a FIFTH fundamental force?WEEKS In December, data suggested a particle six times heavier than Higgs It
Is there a FIFTH fundamental force?
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
WEEKS In December, data suggested a particle six times heavier than Higgs It would not be described by Standard Model of particle physics More collisions started in April 2016, to collect more data Experts expect confirmation or refutation of... Read more
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New Kerala
CERN announces winners of its 2016 beamline for schools competition - newkerala.com #76336the Chephren pyramid from many years ago. I cant imagine better way of learnin
CERN announces winners of its 2016 beamline for schools competition - newkerala.com #76336
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
the Chephren pyramid from many years ago. I cant imagine better way of learning physics than doing research in the largest particle physics laboratory in the world. I still cant believe it, says student Kamil Szymczak. Classmate Kamil Krakowski... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mine
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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WA Today
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mine
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mine
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The North West Star
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmine
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The North West Star
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Border Mail
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Courier
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Young Witness
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
The Young Witness / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Western Advocate
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Kiama Independent / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Manning River Times
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawellglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Mining for cosmic glue in Stawell
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Age
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mine
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmine
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Scientists hope to strike gold in global hunt for dark matter – at the bottom of a Stawell mine
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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The Courier
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmineglobal picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 mill
Hunt for dark matter sends scientists underground in a Victorian goldmine
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
global picture. When he announced the state government would chip in $1.75 million to convert part of the gold mine into a particle physics lab last November, he enthused that it could possibly be "the world's next great scientific discovery". The... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Ask Ethan: Is There Really Evidence For A New, Fifth Force?and why we should not take those claims seriously.” -Oscar Naviliat Cuncic Eve
Ask Ethan: Is There Really Evidence For A New, Fifth Force?
ScienceBlogs / Posted 18 days ago
and why we should not take those claims seriously.” -Oscar Naviliat Cuncic Everyone knows that the Standard Model of particle physics cannot be all there is. It does a fantastic job of describing the known particles and interactions, but many... Read more
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heraldscotland
God particle physicist Professor Peter Higgs says staying in the EU is "good for science".Higgs gave his name to the Higgs boson, sometimes called the "God particle," wh
God particle physicist Professor Peter Higgs says staying in the EU is "good for science".
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
Higgs gave his name to the Higgs boson, sometimes called the "God particle," which is fundamental to laws of particle physics because it provides mass to the most basic building blocks of matter. He predicted its existence in 1964... Read more
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PhysOrg
At the LHC, charmed twins will soon be more common than singlesthat in the LHC this effect is clearly visible," says Prof. Antoni Szczurek (IF
At the LHC, charmed twins will soon be more common than singles
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
that in the LHC this effect is clearly visible," says Prof. Antoni Szczurek (IFJ PAN). According to the Standard Model of particle physics, elementary particles perform different functions. Bosons are carriers of forces: Photons are related to... Read more
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Daily Herald
St. Charles' Baker Community Center marks 90th anniversaryinto the minds of some of our new graduates.What is Fermilab: That's a question
St. Charles' Baker Community Center marks 90th anniversary
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
into the minds of some of our new graduates.What is Fermilab: That's a question that many of us who have written about this particle physics laboratory in Batavia continue to ask ourselves on occasion because things there can change quite a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is mysterious 'Particle X' the key to the universe’s evolution?Is mysterious 'particle X' the key to the universe’s evolution? Experts say unk
Is mysterious 'Particle X' the key to the universe’s evolution?
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Is mysterious 'particle X' the key to the universe’s evolution? Experts say unknown 'destroyer' could explain why vast quantities of chemicals went missing Lithium quantities observed are two-five times less than theories predict Missing amounts... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
A Plasma Tube To Bring Particles Up To Speed At SLACof China. About SLAC SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring frontier que
A Plasma Tube To Bring Particles Up To Speed At SLAC
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 23 days ago
of China. About SLAC SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring frontier questions in photon science, astrophysics, particle physics and accelerator research. Located in Menlo Park, Calif., SLAC is operated by Stanford University for the... Read more
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