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The Particle Adventure

A complete introduction to particle physics, from the standard model to particle accelerators like the LHC.

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Tevatron timeline

An interactive timeline commemorating milestones in the history of Fermilab's Tevatron particle accelerator, which closed in September 2011.

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Proton therapy

An interactive slideshow on how cancer can be treated with proton therapy, using a medical particle accelerator.

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Hands On Cern

An online course about particle physics and CERN with discussion of the standard model and information on particle accelerators and detectors.

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Leo Szilard

Leo Szilard (1898 - 1964) ideas included the linear accelerator, cyclotron, electron microscope, and nuclear chain reaction. Equally important was his insistence that scientists accept moral ...

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Robert J. Van de Graaff

Robert J. Van de Graaff (1901 - 1967) developed an electrostatic particle accelerator (now called a Van de Graaff generator)used in nuclear research.

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Inside Diamond

Diamond Light Source is a particle accelerator called a synchrotron, which uses electrons to produce very intense beams of light. This site explains how it can be used to help scientists make better ...

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The OPAL Detector

A description of the OPAL detector at CERN, and the links to the LEP accelerator. Description of components of the detector obtained by clicking on labels.

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Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton

Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton (1903 - 1995) first researches involved theoretical and experimental studies in hydrodynamics and, at the Cavendish Laboratory, he worked on indirect methods for producing ...

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