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Particle physics goes public

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Northeastern University is part of an international consortium working to make all data from the field of high-energy particle physics available to the public.

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What’s next for particle physicists, post-​​Higgs?

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In March of last year, sci­en­tists working with the Large Hadron Col­lider at the Euro­pean Orga­ni­za­tion for Nuclear Research in Geneva, Switzer­land, iden­ti­fied the Higgs boson.

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3Qs: Doomsday predictions debunked

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Some people are not making plans for the New Year. From hiding in bomb shel­ters to sharp­ening their sur­vival skills, doomsday the­o­rists are preparing for judg­ment day, which the Mayan cal­endar pre­dicts will take place on Friday.

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