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ISOLDE scores a first with laser spectroscopy of short-lived radioactive molecules

The result represents an essential step towards using these molecules for fundamental physics research and beyond

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Physics
27 May, 2020

CLOUD at CERN reveals a new mechanism behind urban smog

The CLOUD collaboration has revealed a new mechanism that drives winter smog episodes in cities

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Experiments
14 May, 2020

A gradual restart plan for CERN’s on-site activities

CERN’s Director-General and Directorate yesterday announced the preliminary restart plan for the Laboratory’s on-site activities.

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At CERN
08 May, 2020

ATLAS probes dark matter using the Higgs boson

The Higgs boson plays a crucial role in the search for dark matter at the Large Hadron Collider

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Physics
07 May, 2020

More open access for CERN authors with a new agreement

CERN’s open-access (OA) share in scientific information gains more ground this year as the Organization signed a notable ‘publish and read’ agreement with IOP Publishing

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Knowledge sharing
07 May, 2020
Knowledge sharing
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07 May, 2020

ASACUSA researchers create and study new exotic atom at PSI

Further studies could be used to test the Standard Model of particle physics

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Physics
06 May, 2020

The Higgs boson: What makes it special?

Our second story in the LHC Physics at Ten series visits the LHC’s most important discovery so far

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Physics
04 May, 2020
Physics
Feature
04 May, 2020

Searching for matter–antimatter asymmetry in the Higgs boson–top quark interaction

The ATLAS and CMS collaborations used the full LHC Run 2 dataset to obtain new insights into the interaction

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Physics
29 April, 2020

An International Review for the High Energy Ventilator

On 23 April, an international expert committee convened to review the HEV ventilator and advise the team developing it on the necessary next steps to deploy the ventilator in the global fight against COVID-19

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At CERN
29 April, 2020

CERN contributes computers to combatting COVID-19

CERN and LHC computing sites are supporting the Folding@home volunteer-computing initiative

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At CERN
24 April, 2020