Scientists re-create big bang – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

 

 

Scientists at the worlds largest atom smasher are getting their first look at the conditions which existed moments after the big bang of creation.Physicists working on the ALICE experiment in the Large Hadron Collider LHC at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research CERN, under the Franco-Swiss border, have started smashing heavy lead ions together at close to the speed of light – in a process recreating the universe as it was 13.7 billion years ago.

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