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From CERN: "Long Shutdown 1: Exciting times ahead"

Posted by Cian O’Luanaigh on 8 Feb 2013.
Updated 11 Dec 2014
Caroline Duc

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) has provided physicists with a huge quantity of data to analyse since the first physics run in 2009. 429 more words

CERN

Who is financing CERN research and why?

Another good question, one that is hard to unravel but I’m looking, I’m 75% sure several governments around the world would love to have such power and we all know it’s about power and money.

A day of TEDx talks from people who dedicate their lives to the global good

On the day he was released from his cell, Vincent Cochetel sported a beard “that would be trendy today.” It was not a fashion decision. In 1998, Cochetel, the director of the Bureau for Europe for the UN High Commission on Refugees, was kidnapped in Chechnya and held hostage for 317 days, most of that time chained to a bed. 1,128 more words

TEDx

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A day of TEDx talks from people who dedicate their lives to the global good

On the day he was released from his cell, Vincent Cochetel sported a beard “that would be trendy today.” It was not a fashion decision. In 1998, Cochetel, the director of the Bureau for Europe for the UN High Commission on Refugees, was kidnapped in Chechnya and held hostage for 317 days, most of that time chained to a bed. 1,128 more words

TEDx

Extra dimensions, string theory and the TARDIS!

Imagine if I told you that your notion of reality is flawed. Imagine if I told you that instead of being three dimensional beings, you are just an imprint of a four dimensional snake like object in a three dimensional world. 638 more words

Physics

Science is Easy!

No doubt those who regard quantum physics or Einstein’s relativity or even just trigonometry as an impenetrable thicket of unknowable terms and ideas have a hard time believing science could be… 1,025 more words

Science

Tribeca Hack Story Matters at Cern

In March 2014 I was invited to Tribeca Hack Story Matters at Cern, Geneva. I joined Team Swarm (we’d previously been talking about lotuses) of storytellers, scientists, a technologist, a designer and a blackbox (surprise) to come up with a prototype transmedia experience in five days. 961 more words

Design