The extraordinary particle collider that will help us understand the origin of the universe


Article from National Geographic Spain highlighting CERN's work and its impact on society. 

""There are many sectors benefiting: civil engineering, materials technology, robotics and automation, accelerator physics for medical applications, very useful detection systems in dosimetry, massive data processing...". Let us not forget, adds García-Morales, that many technological developments necessary to build the LHC have made possible many inventions that are now part of our daily lives. For example, touch screens, invented at CERN. Or the World Wide Web, the global computer network accessible through the Internet. No need to add anything more."

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