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05.15.2017
Scanning volcanoes to better identify their weaknesses: this groundbreaking work is made possible by muon telescopes, a new technology developed a mere ten years ago and now in operation on La...
Opinion
11.17.2016
Astatine is one of the rarest chemical elements on Earth, and one of the most unstable. Nevertheless, it is of considerable interest to medical research as it could help destroy cancerous tumors that...
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10.15.2015
The LHC, which has led to the discovery of the Higgs boson, is the largest scientific facility ever built by man. It is the latest in a long line of monumental instruments built over the past 60...