CERN Updates

Beamline for Schools competition 2016 launches today

17 Nov 2015 — High-school students: you could win the chance to come to CERN and run a real experiment, register now

Upgraded nuclear physics facility starts up

16 Nov 2015 — The new HIE-ISOLDE accelerator is up and running, increasing the beam energy of ISOLDE, CERN’s nuclear physics facility

LHC arrives in Singapore

13 Nov 2015 — This weekend the Collider exhibition opens in Singapore, CERN's travelling exhibition continues in Spain and Georgia enjoys CERN’s interactive tunnel

‘Photowalk’: Vote for your favourite pictures!

10 Nov 2015 — CERN announces the winners of the CERN Photowalk 2015. The three winning photos will now enter into the global competition

CERN DG to become member of EC science advisory group

10 Nov 2015 — Rolf Heuer to be one of seven leading scientists providing advice to European Commission as part of new Scientific Advisory Mechanism announced today

LHC completes proton run for 2015, preps for lead

4 Nov 2015 — After some 400 trillion proton-proton collisions delivered to both ATLAS and CMS, the accelerator will now switch to its heavy-ion programme

CERN speaks at UN about the laboratory’s cooperation model

3 Nov 2015 — At the United Nations in Geneva yesterday, CERN representatives discussed their laboratory’s model for international cooperation and science for peace

WITCH hunt nearing end at CERN

30 Oct 2015 — For Halloween meet CERN’s very own WITCH experiment at ISOLDE, as it nears the end of its data analysis

LHC luminosity upgrade project moving to next phase

27 Oct 2015 — Meeting of scientists and engineers from around the world marks end of design phase for High-Luminosity project to upgrade the Large Hadron Collider

New CERN programme to develop network between SESAME schools

22 Oct 2015 — Students and teachers from the Middle East invited to CERN to explore opportunities that arise from international collaboration in science

THE Port hackathon pushes humanitarian technology forward

21 Oct 2015 — THE Port hackathon tackled humanitarian problems ranging from low-cost infant incubators to burst-safe air-drop bags for food

CERN supports new business incubation network in Spain

20 Oct 2015 — CERN and INEUSTAR, the Spanish Science Industry Association, sign agreement to support businesses in developing CERN technologies

Welcome to .cern

20 Oct 2015 — CERN gets its own top-level domain and moves the core website to

Arts @ CERN: new artists in residence and three open calls

13 Oct 2015 — CERN's official engagement with the arts announces new artists in residence and three open calls for Accelerate @ CERN and Collide @ CERN Geneva

TEDxCERN “breaks the rules” today

9 Oct 2015 — CERN’s third TEDxCERN event – “Breaking the Rules” – showcases personalities who break the mould to improve our lives

From U2 to TEDxCERN: visual artist shows CERN in new light

7 Oct 2015 — Award-winning artist, Jeff Frost – who will present at CERN’s TEDx this week – captures CERN’s colourful side

Neutrinos: after the Nobel Prize, the hunt continues

6 Oct 2015 — The 2015 Nobel Prize for physics rewards the long quest for understanding of the elusive neutrino

Researchers' Night: Science at the shops

5 Oct 2015 — For European Researchers’ night, CERN organised “POPscience” at a local shopping centre

High-school students become CERN physicists for a week

24 Sep 2015 — Winners of the Beamline for Schools competition perform their experiments at CERN

Antihydrogen at CERN: 20 years and going strong

24 Sep 2015 — In September 1995 physicists at CERN synthesised the first antihydrogen atoms, paving the way for today’s growing antimatter research


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