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CERN experiment discovers not one, but five new particles
16 March 2017
CERN experiment discovers not one, but five new particles

A new group of particles which have long been hiding in plain sight have finally been discovered thanks to the incredibly sensitive LHCb experiment at CERN.

No stone left unturned to solve 12,000-year-old medical mystery
16 March 2017
No stone left unturned to solve 12,000-year-old medical mystery

A mystery surrounding three stone-like objects found within the pelvic region of a 12,000-year-old human skeleton has been solved thanks to the analytical capability of the UK’s neutron beam research facility

UK apprentices assist in "recycling" a hospital MRI scanner to study the stuff of stars at CERN
10 March 2017
UK apprentices assist in "recycling" a hospital MRI scanner to study the stuff of stars at CERN

After spending 15 years scanning patients at an Australian hospital, an unwanted MRI machine has been recycled and given a new lease of life at the world’s biggest science experiment as a scanner of the material that makes up exploding stars.

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