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Femion » 2008 » April » 7

Gazette #44 - Hadron is an awesome word

April 7th, 2008

The $10 billion experiment

I had an interesting conversation on Sunday. Upon hearing that I was a physics major someone asked me if I knew enough to understand the LHC experiments. I told them that I haven’t really studied the standard model yet, but we were taught that neat things happen when you smash high energy particles together.

# 43 was about bad things humans have done to each other and gotten away with under the guise of it being ’science’. It was an extremely depressing article to write, but I got a bit of praise for it.

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