Posts Tagged ‘antimatter’

B is for Beauty

Monday, April 28th, 2008

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The LHCb experiment at CERN is part of the most ambitious scientific experiment ever attempted. The LHC is the Large Hadron Collider, the biggest particle accelerator ever built and the “b” stands for “beauty”, the name of the quarks that the LHCb will try to find. Dr Tara Shears explains why this experiment is so important and what she and her colleagues at Liverpool University are contributing to the project. To learn more, visit www.labreporter.com (From Sciencefilms)

The Matter with Antimatter

Monday, April 28th, 2008
Equal amounts of matter and antimatter were created at the birth of the universe but there’s very little of it around today. Dr Tara Shears explains why this is one of the greatest mysteries in science and how it might be solved by the biggest experiment in history. To learn more, visit www.labreporter.com (From Sciencefilms)