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Pinwheel 8: Tessa and George Are Late

February 28th, 1931

Prince George Hotel, New York

‘I hope Alice is okay while we’re gone,’ Tessa says as they come to the top of the stairs. 5,670 more words


The Future of Particle Physics?

This painting spent a year or so in my head before finally finding its way onto canvas. It is the beautiful ATLAS detector, which instead of sitting inside the LHC tunnel — 100 meters below Geneva — is lost in the desert. 168 more words


What the World’s Largest Atom Smasher Sounds Like Higgs Music

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……….”Scientists took data from the ALICE, ATLAS CMS and LHCb detectors in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), at CERN laboratory near Geneva, Switzerland, between 2011 and 2013, and turned it into a musical score that reveals what the Higgs boson would sound like. 22 more words

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The Creeps (Samuel Johnson #3)

The Short Version: Samuel Johnson, having not only stopped an invasion from Hell but having escaped its very environs, has a girlfriend.  It’s not going terribly well.   703 more words