Daily Archives: October 4, 2008

The Large Hadron Collider/ATLAS at CERN

The Large Hadron Collider/ATLAS at CERN Originally uploaded by Image Editor When activated, it is hoped that the collider will produce the elusive Higgs boson — often dubbed the God Particle — the observation of which could confirm the predictions … Continue reading

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Is Two Million Gigabytes of Data Enough to Uncover the Mystery of the Big Bang?

Here’s a little clip about the Grid Computing facility that nabs and stores the data from the CERN Hadron Collider project.  Having forgotten 99% of my college physics math I still do not understand why it takes such massive power … Continue reading

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