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More than 99 percent of the visible matter in the universe is built from protons and neutrons and the nuclei that they form. This rich structure emerges dynamically from the complex interactions of quarks and gluons, the most elementary particles that have been discovered. Understanding how nuclear physics arises from the underlying quark and gluon […]

/Oct 19, 2018

Jon Butterworth, a veteran of the hunt for the Higgs boson, explains what’s next for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) during his 2014 talk at the Royal Institution. Don’t miss Butterworth’s LIVE public lecture webcast at Perimeter Institute on April 1, 2015: Watch the full Royal Institution talk here: Join the conversation […]

/Mar 30, 2015

Jon Butterworth of CERN’s ATLAS experiment describes the excitement surrounding the discovery of the Higgs boson. Butterworth will provide a first-hand account of the Higgs hunt during his live public lecture and webcast at Perimeter Institute, April 1, 2015. More info: Footage courtesy of Colliding Particles: Join the conversation

/Mar 27, 2015