Archives for December 13, 2011

The Large Hadron Collider, the Higgs, and Hope

“There are no physicists in the hottest parts of hell, because the existence of a ‘hottest part’ implies a temperature difference, and any marginally competent physicist would immediately use this to run a heat engine and make some other part of hell comfortably cool.” -Richard Davisson The Large Hadron Collider is the most powerful particle…