Collider

05.19.14
Scientists find a way to create matter from light
05.19.14

Scientists find a way to create matter from light

Scientists have long theorized that you can create matter from light by colliding photons, but pro...

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08.12.13
Primed: The smashing science behind particle accelerators
08.12.13

Primed: The smashing science behind particle accelerators

Primed goes in-depth on the technobabble you hear on Engadget every day -- we dig deep into each top...

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09.30.11
Pour one out for the Tevatron particle accelerator, because it's shutting down today
09.30.11

Pour one out for the Tevatron particle accelerator, because it's shutting down today

The eyes of the physics community are collectively fixed upon Illinois today, where, later this...

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11.08.10
Large Hadron Collider wants to make mini Big Bangs, Sheldon and Leonard disapprove
11.08.10

Large Hadron Collider wants to make mini Big Bangs, Sheldon and Leonard disapprove

The Large Hadron Collider has been busily colliding protons since it opened last year, but a new se...

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03.19.10
LHC breaks its own energy record, still less powerful than Lady Gaga
03.19.10

LHC breaks its own energy record, still less powerful than Lady Gaga

The Large Hadron Collider is no stranger to setting energy records: back at the end of November it...

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11.24.09
Large Hadron Collider reboots, makes first protonic bang!
11.24.09

Large Hadron Collider reboots, makes first protonic bang!

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, that most epic triumph of human engineering and physics research has fin...

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10.16.09
Large Hadron Collider staying cool at just a hair above absolute zero temperatures
10.16.09

Large Hadron Collider staying cool at just a hair above absolute zero temperatures

Ah, Large Hadron Collider, our old frienemy, how close is thy doomsday clock now? Closer than it wa...

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07.22.09
Large Hadron Collider restart, end of the world pushed back to mid-November
07.22.09

Large Hadron Collider restart, end of the world pushed back to mid-November

Still undecided about what to do with those precious few months before the biggest doomsday since Y...

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09.08.08
CERN's LHC 'First Beam' to be broadcast live on Wednesday
09.08.08

CERN's LHC 'First Beam' to be broadcast live on Wednesday

Set your alarms and kiss the kids goodbye, CERN will be providing a live webcast of the Large Hadro...

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