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Let your ideas run wild at hackathons!

No matter if you are new to Geneva or have been here for years, you must have heard of hackathons. In case you have not, hackathons, in short, aim to pool and develop ideas that anyone might have by providing a workspace, a dedicated time slot, expert help, and manpower. 606 more words

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The Synchrocyclotron at CERN

The 600 MeV Synchrocyclotron (SC), built in 1957, was CERN’s first accelerator. It provided beams for CERN’s first experiments in particle and nuclear physics.

In 1964, this machine started to concentrate on nuclear physics alone, leaving particle physics to the newer and more powerful Proton Synchrotron. 52 more words

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MedicCoin ($MEDIC) to Achieve Global Utility through Blockchain-Powered Rewards for Healthy Living

MedicCoin (Crypto: MEDIC) is driven by a community-led mission to use a variety of different ways to improve the lives of people worldwide while also gaining mass adoption internationally among all merchant types. 1,027 more words

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Lawrence William Jones, PhD

Title: Physics Professor Emeritus
Company: University of Michigan
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Lawrence William Jones, PhD, Physics Professor Emeritus at the University of Michigan, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in physics and higher education.

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Vegan Nataraja

Busloads of protesters are just now arriving for the morning rotation at the Cern Large Hadron Collider. They are protesting for intellectual reasons. They are certain that by colliding atoms in pursuit of knowledge in physics, with the hopeful breakthrough for another alternative energy source, that evil demons will walk through inter-dimensional portals and destroy Earth. 1,374 more words


Saint Genis Pouilly: Η μικρή γαλλική κοινότητα στα σύνορα της Ελβετίας!

Το Saint Genis Pouilly είναι μία μικρή γαλλική κοινότητα που βρίσκεται στην περιοχή Pays de Gex, στους πρόποδες των Ορέων Γιούρα της ανατολικής Γαλλίας. Συνορεύει με την Ελβετία και αποτελεί μέρος της … 51 more words


CERN's Big European Bubble Chamber

The Big European Bubble Chamber (BEBC) is a large size detector formerly used to study particle physics at CERN. The chamber body, a stainless-steel vessel, was filled with 35 cubic metres of superheated liquid hydrogen, liquid deuterium or a neon-hydrogen mixture, whose sensitivity was regulated by means of a movable piston weighing 2 tons. 252 more words

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