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It Takes A BIG Machine To See Tiny Particles

It took more than a magnifying glass to find the Higgs boson… one of the detectors is Compact Muon Solenoid, which is 50 feet high and weighs more than 12,000 tons! [Image from CERN]

It took more than a magnifying glass to find the Higgs boson… one of the detectors is Compact Muon Solenoid, which is 50 feet high and weighs more than 12,000 tons!

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