World-Record Energy Collisions Achieved at Large Hadron Collider

On Tuesday evening, December 8th, thousands of physicists around the world cheered as CERN’s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) smashed together subatomic particles at the highest energies ever reached by a human-made accelerator and the giant ATLAS detector observed the products of the record-breaking reactions whizzing through its sophisticated tracking devices.

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