Hadron Collider detects 'Big Bang' matter
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Author:  Jim Watters [ Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:55 am ]
Post subject:  Hadron Collider detects 'Big Bang' matter

Hadron Collider detects 'Big Bang' matter (CBC News)

From the article:

A phase of matter created moments after the Big Bang is thought to have been detected at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland.

"Striking" evidence of a quark-gluon plasma has been observed by a team of researchers, including Canadians, at the facility near Geneva, the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) announced Friday.

"People have been searching for evidence of this for decades," Canadian physicist Richard Teuscher said Friday from CERN's laboratory. "What's exciting is if this is really true … [it's] the first unambiguous measurement of this condition of the early universe."

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