June 14, 2024

The LHC particle accelerator at CERN - the largest machine in the world

The LHC particle accelerator at CERN – the largest machine in the world

The LHC particle accelerator at CERN in Switzerland is a fascinating project: thousands of scientists from all over the world have been working there since 2009 – with an annual budget of around €1 billion. 27 km of tunnels were dug near Geneva. Researchers fired 100 meters underground With unimaginable energy, millions and millions of particles collide every day.