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Large Hadron Collider (LHC)

Over the next few months, a 12,500-ton detector will be lowered almost 300 feet below ground near the French-Swiss border. Dubbed "CMS," this detector will help the world's most powerful particle collider crack the universe's unsolved mysteries. You can check the detector's progress here:

More about CMS and the Large Hadron Collider:

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