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Breakthrough discovery of misbehaving muon challenges known laws of the physical universe
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Breakthrough discovery of misbehaving muon challenges known laws of the physical universe

Physicists say the anomaly has given hundreds of scientists new ideas for how to look for new particles in the universe.

CERN travelling science exhibit comes to India: Here's when and where you can catch it
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CERN travelling science exhibit comes to India: Here's when and where you can catch it

While in India, the CERN exhibit will be bilingual — in English and Hindi — for the benefit of the general public.

CERN's LHCb experiment hints at why universe has more matter than antimatter
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CERN's LHCb experiment hints at why universe has more matter than antimatter

The LHCb experiment has observed an anomaly in particles made of charm quarks for the first time.

CERN's new FASER laboratory to help researchers look for dark matter from 2021
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CERN's new FASER laboratory to help researchers look for dark matter from 2021

The researchers are looking to record their first data when the LHC starts up again in 2021.

CERN's new concept for a next-gen particle smasher dwarfs the Large Hadron
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CERN's new concept for a next-gen particle smasher dwarfs the Large Hadron

CERN scientists have laid out a $40 billion vision to build a reactor 4 times larger than the LHC.

World's most powerful particle accelerator stopped for 2 years for upgrades: CERN
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World's most powerful particle accelerator stopped for 2 years for upgrades: CERN

The operation of the particle accelerator will now resume in 2021 after some upgrades and renovations.

Elusive decay of Higgs Boson to tiny quarks observed by physicists at long last
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Elusive decay of Higgs Boson to tiny quarks observed by physicists at long last

The Higgs particle's elusive decay to quarks has now been documented by the particle accelerator

Major upgrade underway to boost capacity of CERN's giant particle smasher
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Major upgrade underway to boost capacity of CERN's giant particle smasher

A major upgrade began Friday for the world's most powerful proton smasher to increase the number of particle collisions inside the Large Hadron Collider

Researchers identify distant source of ultra-high energy cosmic rays
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Researchers identify distant source of ultra-high energy cosmic rays

Researchers have found that some ultra-high energy cosmic rays that occasionally hit Earth come from a distant source outside the Milky Way.

From observer, India now becomes associate member of CERN
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From observer, India now becomes associate member of CERN

India had 'observer' status till September this year, when the CERN Council adopted a resolution upgrading its position

Bazinga: Over 10,000 register for online course on Higgs boson
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Bazinga: Over 10,000 register for online course on Higgs boson

The course explores the scientific advancements that have led to the building of the Large Hadron Collider, in Switzerland, and to the detection of the Higgs boson particle in July 2012.

Students to explore filmmaking with Google Glass
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Students to explore filmmaking with Google Glass

Beauty is in the eye of the Google Glass wearer. At least that's what the Internet search giant hopes a handful of young filmmakers will discover...

World's biggest particle accelerator to be 32 km long
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World's biggest particle accelerator to be 32 km long

Cern scientists have upped the ante on the search of dark matter and are planning to build the world's biggest and most expensive particle accelerator — stretching up to a vast 32 kilometres.

World's biggest particle accelerator to be 32 km long
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World's biggest particle accelerator to be 32 km long

Cern scientists have upped the ante on the search of dark matter and are planning to build the world's biggest and most expensive particle accelerator - stretching up to a vast 32 kilometres.

Higgs boson particle discoverers get Asturias Award
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Higgs boson particle discoverers get Asturias Award

Peter Higgs and François Englert formulated in 1964 the existence of the subatomic Higgs boson particle, but its existence was only confirmed by CERN in 2012.

Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters
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Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters

Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher near Geneva have announced they are confident that the new subatomic particle discovered last summer is a version of the long-sought Higgs boson. Here's all you need to know.

Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters
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Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters

Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher near Geneva have announced they are confident that the new subatomic particle discovered last summer is a version of the long-sought Higgs boson. Here's all you need to know.

How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe
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How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe

The mass of the so called 'God particle', uncovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Geneva, is a key ingredient in a calculation that signals the future of space and time.

How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe
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How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe

The mass of the so called 'God particle', uncovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Geneva, is a key ingredient in a calculation that signals the future of space and time.

Scientists may have found unexpected second Higgs Boson
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Scientists may have found unexpected second Higgs Boson

The most recent release from CERN showed the scientists seem to have found one Higgs boson with one mass, and then another with a statistically significant slightly higher mass.