Science and Technology : CERN frees LHC data

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  1. Gorilla

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    Today CERN launched its Open Data Portal, which makes data from real collision events produced by LHC experiments available to the public for the first time.

    “Data from the LHC program are among the most precious assets of the LHC experiments, that today we start sharing openly with the world,” says CERN Director General Rolf Heuer. “We hope these open data will support and inspire the global research community, including students and citizen scientists.”
    Full article: http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/november-2014/cern-frees-lhc-data
    CERN Data Portal: http://opendata.cern.ch/
     
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    So they still haven't found the "god particle"...
     
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    Here is a resource to learn more about the technicolor extensions of the standard model: http://arxiv.org/abs/1309.2097

    In this case, doubt is call for further experiments and more data even though CERN has a pretty solid case and that's why they confirmed their findings in 2013 officially.
     
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    Time will tell.
     
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    The article is not sure, they have questions, you seem to take this as conclusive fact that the Higgs Boson has not been found. But even if it hasn't, this is how science self checks it's self.

    Peace!
     
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    I think this is a good step in sharing their data to the world research community. Who knows what "fresh eye" will see, or find in this data.

    Peace!
     
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    hit me up when they find something useful to relieve human suffering.......
     
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    Or what new weapons of mass destruction the military can create.

    With any luck, the white white man will fulfil his primary directive and DESTROY THE WORLD!!!!!!
     
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