Budget cuts force CERN to shut accelerators for a year

CERN however said its flagship "Big Bang" machine will mainly be unaffected.

LHC sets new beam collision record

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC),has produced a record-breaking particle collision rate.

"Big Bang" research center opens membership to world

Big Bang research organization CERN is to open membership to all countries who qualify to join.

CERN creates 10mn mini-Big Bangs in a week

Physicists at CERN research center have said they had created 10mn mini-Big Bangs in the first week of mega-power operations of their marathon probe.

Atom smasher set for high speed bash by early April

The world`s most powerful atom smasher will be brought up to unprecedented power by early April, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research said on Wednesday.

Big Bang experiment may reveal dark universe: CERN

Dark matter, which scientists believe makes up 25 percent of the universe but whose existence has never been proven, could be detected by the giant particle collider at CERN, the research center`s head said Monday.

`Big Bang experiment may reveal dark universe`

Dark matter, which scientists believe makes up 25 percent of the universe but whose existence has never been proven, could be detected by the giant particle collider at CERN, the research centre`s head said Monday.

World`s most powerful atom smasher restarts: CERN

Scientists have restarted the
world`s most powerful atom-smasher overnight, the European
Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) said on Sunday, as they
launch a new bid to uncover the secrets of the universe.

CERN wants more Indian expertise for atomic smasher

CERN wants participation of more Indian experts,
including scientists, for conducting various experiments at
its recently commissioned Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in
Geneva, Director General Prof Rolf-Dieter Heur said today.

Atom smasher ramps up collisions before year end

The world`s largest atom smasher
produced 50,000 proton collisions at the highest energy level
ever recorded, the operators said on Monday.

Big Bang collider sets energy record

The "Big Bang" experiment at CERN near Geneva scored a world record on Monday by accelerating beams to the highest energy ever achieved in a particle collider, the research center announced.

Atom-smasher sets record energy levels: CERN

The world`s biggest atom-smasher
has set a world record by accelerating to energy levels that
had never been previously reached, the European Organisation
for Nuclear Research (CERN) said on Monday.

Big Bang experiment restarts after 14 months

The world`s biggest atom-smasher, shut down after its inauguration in Sept 2008, has restarted.

Particle collider: Black hole or crucial machine?

When launched to great fanfare nearly a year ago, some feared the Large Hadron Collider would create a black hole that would suck in the world. It turns out the Hadron may be the black hole.

Atom-smasher to run at partial power in relaunch: CERN

The world`s biggest atom-smasher will operate below full power when its restarts in November, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) said Thursday.