It's intermission for Cern's Large Hadron Collider

MEYRIN (Switzerland) • There is silence on the subatomic firing range.

A quarter-century ago, the physicists of Cern, the European Centre for Nuclear Research, bet their careers and their political capital on the biggest and most expensive science experiment ever built, the Large Hadron Collider.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 29, 2018, with the headline 'It's intermission for Cern's Large Hadron Collider'. Print Edition | Subscribe