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D is for Detectors

By Siobhan Fairgreaves So far in the series, we’ve looked at some big physics concepts, but now, we’re trying something a little different. In this post, we are going to have a look at some of the practical ways we…

C is for Collider

By Siobhan Fairgreaves In this post, we will learn a little more about the world’s largest particle accelerator, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Do you remember a few years ago when there was a lot of fuss about a black hole…

A is for Atom

By Siobhan Fairgreaves Never trust an atom- they make up everything! Terrible jokes are finished, for now…   In this post, we will look at the basic structure of the atom. But first, what are atoms? Atoms are the building…