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Collider: step inside the world's greatest experiment

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Journey inside the largest scientific experiment ever constructed in our new exhibition, Collider. Open 13 Nov 2013 - 5 May 2014 http://www.sciencemuseum.org...

Science Weekly podcast: James Lovelock on the future of planet Earth

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James Lovelock takes Guardian science correspondent Ian Sample on a tour of a new exhibition at London's Science Museum and delivers a grim prognosis for Gaia's future

Carl Anderson's Positron Photograph

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Collider curator Dr Harry Cliff takes a look at a photograph that changed our understanding of the subatomic world, the first photograph of antimatter. Disco...

Can resveratrol – the 'wonder chemical' in red wine – live up to the hype?

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Corrinne Burns: With purported activity against cardiac disease, cancer and even ageing, the pressure on resveratrol to deliver is enormous

Collider: step inside the world's greatest experiment

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Journey inside the largest scientific experiment ever constructed in our new exhibition, Collider. Open 13 Nov 2013 - 5 May 2014 http://www.sciencemuseum.org...

Why green milk bottle tops are not a green option

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Mark Miodownik: The tops on our milk bottles are changing colour – and the reason may surprise you

The Cloud Chamber

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The Collider team visit Cambridge's Cavendish Laboratory to meet the first detector that allowed scientists to "see" particles, CTR Wilson's cloud chamber. D...

Five wonder materials that could change the world

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Ian Sample: Materials such as graphene and shrilk are so new that the scientists who discovered them hardly know what to do with them – they only know they might yet transform our lives

Behind the scenes at 'The Energy Show'

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We go behind the scenes at the London Science Museum's explosive new family show to find out what the audience can expect.

PARTICLE FEVER

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"Mindblowing" - The New York Times Now In Theaters! Check http://www.particlefever.com for full listing http://particlefever.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Pa...

Particle Fever: the film that brings the Higgs boson to life

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Particle Fever is a gripping insider account of the world's biggest scientific experiment. But it's also a drama about understanding the universe, director Mark Levinson tells Tim Lewis

Earth 2.0? Astronomers reveal Kepler-186f, the latest planet in a habitable 'Goldilocks zone'

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A planet similar in size to Earth with surface temperatures suitable for water to exist in liquid form has been discovered orbiting a distant star in what is the strongest candidate yet for a habitable world outside the Solar System.

Pyro Board: An Audio Visualizer Created from an Array of 2,500 Flames

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So here's a thing to never try at home. Derek Muller from the very fine science video blog Veritasium visits with a team of "phsyics and chemistry demonstrators" who built this ridiculous sound board that demonstrates the effect of sound waves traveling through flammable gas. The

Collider: Vertex Locator (VELO)

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Collider Curator Dr Harry Cliff introduces one of the exhibition's most beautiful objects: the vertex locator (VELO) module from CERN's LHCb detector. This d...