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Room for manoeuvre

An engineer in the LHC tunnel

23 Aug 2013 | Image | Space is tight in the LHC tunnel as engineers move some of the 35-tonne magnets that are being replaced during the long shutdown

The LHC by lamplight

6 May 2013 | Image | A technician sheds some light on a interconnection between magnets in the LHC tunnel

Opening the LHC – in pictures

12 Apr 2013 | Update - For the public | Cian O'Luanaigh | This week, technicians opened up the first interconnections between LHC magnets to work on accelerator components inside

Under-mountain biking

12 Apr 2013 | Image | Technicians cycle to work inside the 27-kilometre LHC tunnel, which runs below the Jura mountains in France

Hawking and the machine

22 Mar 2013 | Image | Stephen Hawking visited the LHC tunnel before accepting a $3 million special Fundamental Physics Prize at a ceremony in Geneva this week

Morgan Freeman in the tunnel

US actor Morgan Freeman at CERN

21 Mar 2013 | Image | US actor Morgan Freeman visited the LHC tunnel yesterday before hosting the Fundamental Physics Prize ceremony in Geneva

Tunnel vision

A surveyor checks the alignment of the LHC magnets during the Long Shutdown technical stop

19 Mar 2013 | Image | A surveyor checks the alignment of the LHC magnets during the Long Shutdown

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