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Energy: making research infrastructures part of the solution

12 Dec 2017 — The fourth Energy for Sustainable Science Workshop took place in the end of November at the Extreme Light Infrastructure’s Magurele-Bucharest campus

25 years of the LHC experimental programme

12 Dec 2017 — This week, CERN is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the LHC experimental programme with a special scientific symposium looking at the LHC’s history

LHC Report: An eventful and successful 2017

12 Dec 2017 — Now that the successful 2017 run has ended, let’s take a look back at a year full of events

A 350-metre-tall tower to purify argon

12 Dec 2017 — CERN is participating in ARIA, a project to build a 350-metre column to produce extra-pure argon to be used in a dark-matter search experiment

Opinion: So you want to communicate science?

11 Dec 2017 — Sijbrand de Jong explains why even the busiest physicists can find time to help inspire and educate the next generation

Show don’t tell - LHCreate asks why

11 Dec 2017 — Participants in the annual LHCreate workshop presented their most recent exciting ideas during a two-day event at IdeaSquare

CERN hosts major international fire and rescue meeting

10 Dec 2017 — Some 20 leading firefighters from 13 countries came to CERN from 15 to 19 November for a meeting of experts on fires involving hazardous materials

Ombuds' corner

Highly sensitive people: an asset to your team.

We’re working to increasingly busy schedules, under escalating pressure and with almost constant connectivity due to the increasing number of communication tools and applications available to us. We feel obliged to garner as many “like”s as possible and collect as many “friends” as we can. Most of...

Ombuds by Pierre Gildemyn, 12 Dec 2017

Updates from the clubs

CERN CineClub - Collateral

Cineclub, 10 Jan 2018 — CERN, Council Chamber

CERN CineClub - memories of Murder

Cineclub, 17 Jan 2018 — CERN, Council Chamber

Cuban and Puerto-Rican Salsa Workshop

CERN Dancing Club, 20 Jan 2018 — 566

CERN People events

Upcoming training courses

ALICE - Underground - Guide (en)

Safety Training - 2 available places

14 Dec 2017

CERN EDMS - Introduction (short version)

Technical - 2 available places

15 Dec 2017

Habilitation Electrique - Non-Electrician - Refresher (en)

Safety Training - 7 available places

19 Dec 2017

Self-Rescue Mask - Refresher (fr)

Safety Training - 2 available places

19 Dec 2017

ALICE - Underground - Guide (en)

Safety Training - 9 available places

19 Dec 2017