CERN Updates

CERN and American Physical Society sign SCOAP3

28 Apr 2017 — he European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN1) and the American Physical Society (APS2) signed an agreement today for SCOAP3

New ALICE results show novel phenomena in proton collisions

24 Apr 2017 — Published in Nature Physics ALICE reports proton collisions sometimes present similar patterns to those observed in the collisions of heavy nuclei

SPS: last injector back up and running

24 Apr 2017 — The Super Proton Synchrotron is the last accelerator that had to awaken before the restart of the Large Hadron Collider in 2017

LIVE: Ask the scientists at ATLAS what the next year holds

18 Apr 2017 — Join our scientists live in the ATLAS control room today, 19 April 2017, at 17:00 on Facebook

LHCb finds new hints of possible Standard Model deviations

18 Apr 2017 — The LHCb experiment finds intriguing anomalies in the way some particles decay

The accelerators awaken

13 Apr 2017 — The accelerator chain and the experiments that it serves are gradually awakening after the extended year-end technical stop (EYETS)

What happened while the LHC slept over winter?

10 Apr 2017 — A round up of the upgrades and maintenance during the 2016/2017 extended year-end technical stop

Arts at CERN announces four new artists in residency

6 Apr 2017 — The winners of the four artist residency awards for 2017

Retired MRI scanner gets new life studying the stars

4 Apr 2017 — Magnet from re-commissioned Australian MRI scanner used to help scientists understand star explosions

Ancient particle accelerator discovered on Mars

1 Apr 2017 — CERN and NASA scientists today revealed the presence of the largest particle accelerator ever built

Webcast: How does CERN power UNOSAT's humanitarian efforts

31 Mar 2017 — On 31 March 2017 at 11:00 the manager of UNOSAT, will give an overview of the variety of activities carried out by the organisation since 2001

Silicon sandwiches feed LHC’s upgraded collision appetite

29 Mar 2017 — CMS high-luminosity LHC upgrade requires new silicon sensors, to better distinguish between particles from multiple collisions

Cosmic collisions at the LHCb experiment

27 Mar 2017 — What happens when protons in cosmic rays collide with helium nuclei? The LHCb experiment is on the case

Raising the (G)bar for antimatter exploration

17 Mar 2017 — What is the effect of gravity on antimatter? A new experiment at CERN is preparing to join the quest to find the answer to this question in physics

CERN: ideal for entrepreneurship, for those who take a leap

17 Mar 2017 — How CERN is an ideal place to explore and nurture new business ideas and to foster an entrepreneurial spirit

LHCb observes an exceptionally large group of particles

16 Mar 2017 — In what is an exceptional observation, the LHCb experiment at CERN has discovered a new system of five particles in a single analysis

Here’s what open-heart surgery at the LHC looks like

14 Mar 2017 — See in images how the “heart” of the CMS detector, its Pixel Tracker, was replaced

Open-heart surgery for CMS

3 Mar 2017 — This week the CMS collaboration is replacing the heart of its detector: its tracking system

The Standard Model stands its ground

14 Feb 2017 — The LHCb collaboration has presented a new measurement of a rare particle decay, providing another strong confirmation of the Standard Model

Naturally I'm a scientist

11 Feb 2017 — CERN’s female scientists share their stories for the International Day of Women and Girls in Science


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