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World’s Biggest, Fastest Particle Collider Restarts

The Large Hadron Collider restarted Sunday after a two-years of work to make the biggest machine ever built even faster in the hope that it will unspin the secrets of the creation of the universe.

April 5, 2015

Trio Win Nobel Prize In Physics For Blue-Light Emitting Diodes

Three scientists who have provided an environmentally sustainable approach to light win the Nobel Prize.

October 7, 2014

Gravitational Waves From Just After Big Bang Show How Universe Grew

By Amina Khan, Los Angeles Times Nearly 14 billion years ago, in a tiny fraction of a second after the Big Bang, the universe suddenly expanded from smaller than an atom to 100 trillion trillion times its original size, faster than the speed of light. This mysterious period, known as cosmic inflation, had been theorized […]

March 18, 2014