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LHC Starts Collisions; and a Radio Interview Tonight

In the long and careful process of restarting the Large Hadron Collider after its two-year nap for upgrades and repairs, another milestone has been reached:  237 more words


From Symmetry: "Natural SUSY’s last stand"


April 29, 2015
Mike Ross

Photo by Claudia Marcelloni De Oliveira, CERN

Either Supersymmetry will be found in the next years of research at the Large Hadron Collider, or it isn’t exactly what theorists hoped it was. 691 more words

Basic Research

THE UNIVERSE — LHC Searches for Supersymmetry

via THE UNIVERSE — LHC Searches for Supersymmetry After two years of….

After two years of a major overhaul of the Large Hadron Collider, scientists are hoping to directly detect some of the results which the Standard Model predicts.

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Science & Technology

Metal fragment delays LHC season 2

Two years after it was switched off to enable upgrades, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the physics lab CERN was due to begin operating at higher energies this week. 202 more words



In some way every challenge we face is beautiful.


Notes to self

Don’t jump to conclusions, read only papers > 15 pages and stop reading the news (what can I say, I’m addicted). Coincidence/correlation doesn’t necessarily imply there’s a link there/causation, statistics students can tell you that. 275 more words