LHC

CERN's Large Hadron Collider to restart by March 2015
CERN's Large Hadron Collider to restart by March 2015

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN will restart for its second 3-year run in March 2015 that will see the world's most powerful particle accelerator double its collisional energy.

CERN scientists discover two new subatomic particles
CERN scientists discover two new subatomic particles

Scientists at CERN announced on Wednesday that they have discovered two new subatomic particles that could widen our understanding of the universe.

Particle discovered by CERN may not be elusive Higgs Boson
Particle discovered by CERN may not be elusive Higgs Boson

A new research has claimed that the particle found by CERN in 2013 might not be the Higgs Boson as previously thought.

Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti is first woman boss to lead CERN
Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti is first woman boss to lead CERN

Eminent Italian physicist Fabiola Gianotti has been chosen to serve as the 16th director-general of the CERN particle-physics laboratory.

LHC and Tevatron find precise value of top-quark mass

Scientists working on the world`s leading particle collider experiments joined forces, combined their data and produced the first joint result from Fermilab`s Tevatron and CERN`s Large Hadron Collider (LHC), past and current holders of the record for most powerful particle collider on Earth.

God Particle hunt: China to build new collider 60 times faster than the present one

In an effort that is seen as a move to overtake the Western world in science and technology research, Chinese scientists plan to build a faster electron-positron collider that is 60 times faster than the existing one to speed up the exploration of the Higgs boson.

CERN`s new machine to be four times the size of present LHC

Scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, known as CERN are planning to build a huge underground “atom smasher” machine that will be four times the size of the present Large Hadron Collide that is some 27km long.

CERN eyes new collider more powerful than LHC

European Organisation for Nuclear Research`s physics lab CERN is now eyeing to develop a new Large Hadron Collider which will be seven times more powerful than the one which discovered the “God particle”.

Nobel physics laureate Higgs `overwhelmed`

British scientist Peter Higgs On Tuesday said he was "overwhelmed" after he and his Belgian colleague Francois Englert won the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on the `God particle`.

Exotic atoms could explain why Big Bang created more matter than antimatter

A team of physicists has found the first direct evidence of pear shaped nuclei in exotic atoms.

Pak Prez asked not to undertake political activities

A court asked Pakistan`s President Asif Ali Zardari not to take part in political activities till the next hearing on March 29.

`God particle` could spell doom for Universe

A potential Higgs Boson particle discovered last year could spell doom for our universe, researchers claim.

`Benazir Bhutto crime scene washed after collecting evidence`

Two main witnesses in Benazir Bhutto’s murder case have told a court that the crime scene was washed off after all necessary evidence were collected.

Zardari`s dual office case: LHC adjourns matter till Oct 10

A Pakistani court hearing the contempt case against Asif Ali Zardari for holding the dual offices of the President and co-Chairman of the ruling PPP thursday adjourned the matter till October 10

LHC experiments shed light on early universe

Physicists at CERN are coming closer to unravelling the properties of the primordial state of the universe.

Higgs boson hunter LHC - Five facts

The Higgs boson ‘God Particle’ is said to have been discovered by smashing together particles at close to the speed of light in the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

Will find God Particle by the year-end: Scientists

The theoretical particle is nicknamed the God Particle due to its central role it has in explaining modern physics.

Search narrowed for Higgs: Does it exist?

Searches for the Higgs in CERN`s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and the now-closed Tevatron at the US Fermilab have ranged up to 476 GeV.

Google app shows colliding protons in real time

A free new app on Google Android phones and tablets helps users view colliding protons in real time and 3D within the particle accelerator used by scientists carrying out work under the mountains on the French-Swiss border.

Scientists a step closer to dark matter discovery

Dark matter is an invisible substance the presence of which is inferred from rotation of galaxies.