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Fraser
2010-Sep-21, 04:50 PM
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collison reported today they apparently have discovered a previously unobserved phenomenon in proton-proton collisions. One of the detectors shows that the colliding particles appear to be intimately linked in a way not seen before in proton collisions. The correlations were observed between particles produced in 7 TeV collisions. “The new [...]

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Jerry
2010-Sep-22, 12:51 AM
Unexpected is what should be expected when a theory is phenomenologically driven. If protons are sticking together in a way that is not anticipated, it almost begs the question to ask whether or not the Higgs particle will be discovered.