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Big Data and statistics

Big Data brings unprecedented power to address scientific, economic and societal issues, but also amplifies the possibility of certain pitfalls.


The particle that explains everything

Mikkel Ostergaard/ESOF2014 Pages and pages have been written about the Higgs boson in the media, even before the official announcement of its discovery on 4 July 2012. Two years later, CERN continues discovering new properties of this particle, as

Peter Higgs

The Higgs boson

On the 4th of July 2012, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) announced the discovery of a new particle at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which is immensely important to our understanding of the structure of matter. Confirmation of the existence of the Higgs


Beyond the Higgs Boson

© 2008 CERN Peter Higgs visiting the ATLAS experiment at CERN in 2008. The experiments carried out in 2012 in the Swiss centre have finally discovered the particle postulated by Higgs in 1964.. On the last 4th