The CERN LHC (Large Hadron Collider) is set to begin operation tomorrow! Unfortunately, I have not seen a ton in the mainstream press until today. The LHC will help scientists to test theories such as what occurred in the fraction of a second after the big bang. There is a good video on youtube (below)… Continue reading CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
John Wheeler - physicist who gave birth to the term 'black hole', worked in nuclear fission, and was a contemporary of Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr - has passed away at age 96. Full article here.