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ILC (International Linear Collider)

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN can be thought of as a giant microscope. In LHC physicists collide proton beams against each other and look for new particles in the collision debris. If the proton beams are energetic enough … Continue reading

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The Samurai Astronomer and the Time Difference

On my way to California I watched a movie on the plane: “Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer.” The film was released in 2012.  The IMDB description is “A chronicle of the life of Yasui Santetsu, a 17th century master of Go … Continue reading

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