By Gian Francesco Giudice

This booklet offers an easy and comprehensible consultant for appreciating the discoveries which are approximately to happen on the huge Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, the world's biggest particle accelerator. A CERN physicist leads the lay reader into the realm of particle physics, from the unbelievable technological ideas that have been essential to construct the LHC, throughout the speculative theories invented to explain the last word legislation governing the universe. the result's a rare trip contained in the textile of subject, a thrilling experience inside a unusual and bewildering house, in which possible have fun with the size of the highbrow revolution that's approximately to ensue. Does the mysterious Higgs boson exist? Does house conceal supersymmetry or expand into additional dimensions? How can colliding protons on the LHC liberate the secrets and techniques of the beginning of our universe? those questions are all framed after which addressed through knowledgeable within the box. whereas making no compromises in accuracy, this state of the art fabric is gifted in a pleasant, available type. The book's goal isn't just to notify, yet to provide the reader the physicist's experience of awe and pleasure, as we stand near to a brand new period in knowing the realm within which all of us live.

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