Definition of collider
: a particle accelerator in which two beams of particles moving in opposite directions are made to collide
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The collider is located more than 500 feet under the ground straddling the France-Switzerland border.
Colliders get their mojo from Einstein’s equivalence of mass and energy.
A collider of classical music, rock, and electronica, Planetarium is unfailingly ambitious and intermittently dazzling.
The collider uses 1,200 magnets to guide two beams of particles moving at almost the speed of light around the 16-mile-long oval.
Now, a major upgrade of one of its detectors combined with a recent boost in the collider's power promises to make the world's largest machine even better at unlocking the sub-atomic secrets of the universe.
Further data confirmed the Higgs discovery, and then the collider shut down for a two-year upgrade that more than doubled its particle-smashing power.
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