The LHC: largest experiment and smallest particles
Presenter: Tara Shears
Published: January 2010
Age: 14-19 and upwards
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Source/institution: Royal Society
The LHC is the most powerful particle accelerator ever built. It is capable of recreating the very energetic conditions last seen in the universe a billionth of a second after the Big Bang, and allows particle physicists to study the fundamental ingredients of matter that the universe was formed of at the time.