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Opinion: We need to talk about the Higgs

It is six years ago that the discovery of the Higgs boson was announced, to great fanfare in the world’s media, as a crowning success of CERN’s LHC

Opinion
Physics
06 July, 2018

ISOLDE mints isotopes of chromium

CERN’s ISOLDE facility has produced neutron-rich chromium isotopes, which have been weighed by the ISOLTRAP precision balance ISOLTRAP

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Physics
06 July, 2018
Physics
News
6 July, 18

LHCP reports from Bologna

From 4 to 9 June, some 450 researchers gathered in Bologna, Italy for the sixth Large Hadron Collider Physics (LHCP) conference

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Physics
14 June, 2018
Physics
News
14 June, 18

Latest results from the AMS experiment

Samuel Ting delivered the latest unexpected results from the AMS experiment last week at CERN

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Experiments
31 May, 2018
Experiments
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31 May, 18

XENON1T reports results of dark matter WIMPs search

Researchers from the XENON1T experiment at LNGS, Italy, present results using 1300 kg of cold Xe atoms to detect dark matter

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Physics
30 May, 2018

World’s first crabbing of a proton beam

CERN successfully tests crab cavities, a key component of the High-Luminosity LHC

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Engineering
29 May, 2018

A bumper crop of LHC results at Quark Matter 2018

The main LHC collaborations present a wealth of new results at this year’s Quark Matter conference

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Physics
18 May, 2018

Discussing future colliders at FCC Week 2018

Some 500 scientists from 147 institutes met in Amsterdam for the 2018 Future Circular Collider (FCC) week from 9 to 13 April

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Accelerators
02 May, 2018

Honey, I shrunk the vacuum chambers!

A new technique developed at CERN will allow electron synchrotrons to operate at higher energies by reducing the diameter of the beam pipes

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Engineering
02 May, 2018
Engineering
News
2 May, 18

CERN experiment sees hints of a rare kaon decay

The NA62 experiment has observed a candidate event of an ultra-rare charged kaon decay

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Experiments
27 March, 2018