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A bouquet of options: Higgs factory ideas bloom

Proposals to build colliders that churn out the new Higgs-like particle are gathering momentum. But what would these colliders look like?

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21 November, 2012

ESO celebrates its 50th anniversary

The European Southern Observatory, founded on 5 October 1962, has close links with CERN

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05 October, 2012
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05 October, 2012

Higgs boson detected at London Paralympics

The particle was the star of Enlightenment - a science-themed ceremony featuring Stephen Hawking and Ian McKellen

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30 August, 2012

CERN experiments to present latest on quark-gluon plasma

Heavy-ion experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will present their latest results at the Quark Matter 2012 conference

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13 August, 2012

Cosmic rays discovered 100 years ago

Today marks 100 years since Victor Hess made last of series of balloon flights leading to the discovery of cosmic rays

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07 August, 2012
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07 August, 2012

Higgs within reach

Our understanding of the universe is about to change…

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04 July, 2012
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04 July, 2012

Collaboration to build new antiproton decelerator

The Extra Low Energy Antiproton ring (ELENA) will further slow antiprotons from the Antiproton Decelerator, to make them easier to trap

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28 June, 2012

Moriond 2012: Conclusions from QCD week

On the final day of Quantum Chromodynamics week at Moriond, speakers emphasized the possibility of new physics with the LHC at 4TeV

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20 March, 2012
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20 March, 2012

Moriond 2012: Straight to the top

A variety of new measurements presented at Moriond are helping physicists to close in on the mass of the top quark

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19 March, 2012
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19 March, 2012

Moriond 2012: "Dark matter" signal was no cosmic muon

Theorists refute claim against DAMA/LIBRA

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16 March, 2012