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Steampunk at a Particle Accelerator
Steampunk at a Particle Accelerator

Steampunk at a Particle Accelerator

Readers may be familiar with the Steampunk genre, a fusion of history and science as people re-imagine how a modern world could look if Victorian engineering - specifically steam power - was still in use today.

Nov
15
2010

Visiting the UK’s Largest Particle Accelerator

Just outside Didcot lies a very distinctive huge silver ring doughnut that houses, what is basically, a gigantic microscope – and this weekend there was a fairly rare public open day to let the great unwashed inside its structure to

Nov
14
2010

Free tours of the UK’s Synchrotron particle accelerator

Update: 13th October. Seems that all the available tickets went to the mailing list subscribers before any could be offered to the public. There will be another open day in March 2011, and the best (only?) way to get a

Oct
11
2010