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Arts at CERN announces the winners of the Collide awards

Artists from all over the world are invited to spend time at CERN and work alongside particle physicists and engineers

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At CERN
22 March, 2018

First high-precision LHC measurement of W boson mass

In a paper published today in the European Physical Journal C, the ATLAS Collaboration reports the first high-precision measurement of W boson mass

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Experiments
12 February, 2018

Lithuania becomes Associate Member State of CERN

CERN has been officially notified that Lithuania's internal procedures have been approved, following the Agreement signed in June 2017

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At CERN
08 January, 2018

Arts at CERN’s Collide International award now open

Arts at CERN has announced a new edition of the Collide International award, in partnership with the UK’s leading media arts centre, FACT

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At CERN
18 December, 2017

New CERN facility can help medical research into cancer

Today, the new CERN-MEDICIS facility has produced radioisotopes for medical research for the first time. MEDICIS (Medical Isotopes Collected from ISOLDE) aims to provide a wide range of radioisotopes, some of which can be produced only at CERN.

Press release
At CERN
12 December, 2017
At CERN
Press release
12 December, 17

First light for pioneering SESAME light source

At 10:50 yesterday morning, scientists at the pioneering SESAME light source saw First Monochromatic Light through the XAFS/XRF spectroscopy beamline, signalling the start of the laboratory’s experimental programme.

Press release
At CERN
23 November, 2017
At CERN
Press release
23 November, 17

The BASE experiment breaks its own precision measurement record of antiproton’s magnetic moment

The BASE collaboration publishes today in Nature a new measurement of the magnetic moment of the antiproton, with a precision exceeding that of the proton.

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At CERN
18 October, 2017

CERN openlab tackles ICT challenges of High-Luminosity LHC

CERN openlab has published a white paper identifying the major ICT challenges that face CERN and other ‘big science’ projects in the coming years

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Computing
21 September, 2017

ATLAS observes direct evidence of light-by-light scattering

Physicists from ATLAS at CERN have found first direct evidence of high energy light-by-light scattering

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Experiments
14 August, 2017

The ALPHA experiment explores the secrets of antimatter

The ALPHA experiment at CERN’s Antiproton Decelerator reports the first observation of the hyperfine structure of antihydrogen

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Physics
03 August, 2017