#Large Hadron Collider

Experts Explain – The standard model of particle physics may be broken

2 months ago — Quick Read

As a physicist working at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at Cern, one of the most frequent questions I am asked is “When are you going to find something?”. Resisting...

Large Hadron Collider reboot – the hunt for a fifth force of nature

2 months ago — Quick Read

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) restarted today after a three year program of upgrades. The new run of high energy experiments are set to scrutinise findings from the last few...

LHC Confirms Two New Particles… And maybe a Third

4 years ago — Long Read

Scientists working on the LHCb (Large Hadron Collider beauty experiment) have confirmed observations of two new particles that have never been seen before... and seen evidence of a third. The...

The Large Hadron Collider is back online, but tantalising hints of a new particle prove unfounded.

6 years ago — Long Read

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world’s largest science experiment. Since it came online eight years ago it has changed our understanding of particle physics.

Large Hadron Collider restarts after improvements

7 years ago — Quick Read

The Large Hadron Collider, the world biggest particle smasher, has been restarted after two years of upgrades. Located underground at CERN in Switzerland, the Collider has already discovered the Higgs...

Large Hadron Collider restarted after being offline for nearly two years

7 years ago — Quick Read

Protons have begun circling the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) for the first time since 2013, as scientists try to achieve a speed of 13 trillion electronvolts in the 27km tunnel....