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    The Large Hadron Collider was switched on this weekend and...

    After the initial test this weekend, the LHC will start up for real on September 10th. At that time, a full-power beam will travel around the accelerator’s 17 mile course and reach 99.99 percent of the speed of light, according to Wired.
     
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    editec Mr. Forgot-it-All

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    So we have ..what, about a month before the world ends?

    Great! I'm about out of money, anyway.
     
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    Didn't you say the same thing when the crossbow was invented?
     
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    Holy Crap, 99.99% the speed of light?! Why that's a large amount of kilometers a second.
     

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