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New schedule for CERN’s accelerators and experiments

The schedule for the current long shutdown (LS2) has had to be modified due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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Accelerators
27 November, 2020
Accelerators
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27 November, 2020

New artists for the Simetría residency at CERN and ALMA-ESO

Arts at CERN announces two new residency awards for the second edition of Simetría.

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Knowledge sharing
10 November, 2020
Knowledge sharing
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10 November, 2020

Open call for the new edition of Collide residency award

Arts at CERN is announcing an international call for Collide, its flagship programme consisting of a residency award of up to three months divided between CERN and the city of Barcelona.

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Knowledge sharing
27 October, 2020
Knowledge sharing
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27 October, 2020

Science Gateway construction gets the green light

Construction of CERN’s Science Gateway is to start later this year, following receipt of official permission from the Geneva authorities. This unique facility is due to open to the public at the end of 2022

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Knowledge sharing
01 October, 2020
Knowledge sharing
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01 October, 2020

CERN and CHUV collaborate on a pioneering new cancer radiotherapy facility

CERN and the Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV) are collaborating to develop the conceptual design of an innovative radiotherapy facility, used for cancer treatment

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Knowledge sharing
15 September, 2020
Knowledge sharing
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15 September, 2020

CERN publishes its first public Environment Report

Prepared according to the Global Reporting Initiative Sustainability Reporting Standards, the first public CERN Environment Report details the current status of CERN’s environmental footprint, along with objectives for the coming years

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At CERN
09 September, 2020

Rare phenomenon observed by ATLAS features the LHC as a high-energy photon collider

The ATLAS experiment reports the observation of photon collisions producing weak-force carriers and provides further insights into their interactions

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Physics
05 August, 2020

CERN experiments announce first indications of a rare Higgs boson process

The ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN have announced new results which show that the Higgs boson decays into two muons

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Physics
03 August, 2020
Physics
Press release
03 August, 2020

LHCb discovers a new type of tetraquark at CERN

The LHCb collaboration has observed an exotic particle made up of four charm quarks for the first time

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Physics
01 July, 2020

Particle physicists update strategy for the future of the field in Europe

The CERN Council today announced that it has updated the strategy that will guide the future of particle physics in Europe

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Physics
19 June, 2020