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Has the LHC discovered a new particle? – BBC News

Has the LHC discovered a new particle? – BBC News

After its much heralded re-start last year, has the world’s biggest machine, the Large Hadron Collider, found a new particle?

You could be forgiven for thinking that things had gone a little quiet at Cern in Switzerland after the LHC was switched on to great fanfare in April 2015.

But physicists have been hard at work crunching data collected by the world’s most powerful particle accelerator, which is now operating at unprecedented levels of energy and intensity.

Source: Has the LHC discovered a new particle? – BBC News