particle accelerator :
- n a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles
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- Planet Earth Can't Afford Its New Gigantic Particle Accelerator
A team of scientists unveiled the technical designs for the International Linear Collider (ILC), a proposed particle accelerator that could unravel the deepest mysteries of the universe. At just under 20-miles long, it's about 30 percent larger than the world's biggest particle accelerator, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. Extra size means extra power in the field ...
June 12, 2013 - Gizmodo
- Japan mulls hosting global collider project - Nikkei
(Reuters) - The government has decided to solicit construction in Japan of the International Linear Collider (ILC), a next-generation particle accelerator that will allow physicists to explore rudimentary questions about the universe, the Nikkei said. The ILC will complement the Large Hadron Collider at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), which confirmed the existence of the ...
June 12, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Music benefit aids suicide prevention
Families enjoyed the sunshine and music at the seventh annual Particle Accelerator Benefit Music Festival Saturday in Putnam’s Rotary Park.
June 9, 2013 - The Norwich Bulletin