Archives for March 31, 2010

Starting with a little Bang: The LHC!

The stakes are high, and win or lose, worth playing for. -Fred Hoyle Yesterday was a record-setting day for humanity. Over at CERN, the Large Hadron Collider achieved a new record for the most energy ever created in a laboratory collision in the history of humanity: 7,000,000,000,000 electron Volts, or 7 TeV (Tera- or Trillion-electron-Volts)…