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The microscope that digs deep for answers

19 Jul 2017 — An elaborate nano-workstation for 3D imaging at CERN gives insights into what lies beneath the surface of materials

A new acceleration system for the PS Booster

18 Jul 2017 — The first of the 28 radio-frequency cavities for the PS Booster’s new acceleration system is ready

EPS-HEP 2017 – a landmark conference

18 Jul 2017 — EPS-HEP covered a great range of topics and showed that the various disciplines that make up fundamental physics are coming closer and closer together

Opinion: This article “MERITs” your attention

18 Jul 2017 — The first MERIT exercise has been underway since December 2016 and, as we near its final stages, now is a good time to look at initial results

Giovanni Passaleva takes the helm of the LHCb collaboration

18 Jul 2017 — The new LHCb spokesperson shares his vision for his three-year long mandate

The day I met Marie Curie’s granddaughter

18 Jul 2017 — Hélène Langevin-Joliot, physicist and granddaughter of Pierre and Marie Curie, visited CERN at the end of June

Computer Security: STOP Spam!

18 Jul 2017 — Some ideas to identify sophisticated spam

Ombuds' corner

Bullying in the workplace

‘A team of scientists heated a pan of water to a high temperature. Then they tried to put a live frog into it. The frog jumped out immediately. A second frog was put in a pan of cold water that was gradually heated to boiling. That frog never tried to jump. It was boiled to death.’ This parable was...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 18 Jul 2017

Updates from the clubs

CERN CineClub - Twelve Monkeys

Cineclub, 26 Jul 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Kashima no Tachi Seminar with Adam Radecki sensei

Kashima no Tachi Kenjutsu (KTK) Section, 21 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017 — Shung Do Kwan Budo

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27 Jul 2017

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1 Aug 2017

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