I’m standing on a corner, wondering why I’m not inside where the rain isn’t so bad. A half-drenched guy comes up to me and says “You heard about this Hadron Collider thing they got going over there in France?” 679 more words
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Particle physics basically deals with things that are smaller than atoms – that is, subatomic particles.
Many subatomic particles are made of smaller particles again. If you try to break a particle down into its constituent pieces, you eventually reach a particle that can’t be broken down further (as far as we know!) These basic units are called fundamental particles. 236 more words