atlas

Enceladus, Rhea …. and tiny Atlas

We’ve had some heavy outages recently at Koppernigk. I sincerely hope it’s over by now. To all my two readers: sorry. A beautiful picture from the vicinity of Saturn for you.


Hippie LHC

The ATLAS detector at CERN is overwhelming to mere mortals like myself. It’s one of four detectors along the Large Hadron Collider designed to detect the most fundamental particles in our universe. It sits in…


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Higgs is, therefore I am

(updated) In a seminar held at CERN today, the ATLAS and CMS experiments presented the status of their searches for the Standard Model Higgs boson. Their results are based on the analysis of considerably more…