Author Archives: Jon Butterworth

About Jon Butterworth

UCL Physics prof, works on LHC, writes (books, Guardian Science and elsewhere). Citizen of England, UK, Europe & Nowhere, apparently.

Review of A Map of the Invisible by Marcus Chown in Times Higher Education

No spoilers…

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A day of xenon collisions at CERN

At the Guardian.

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Could the theory which predicted gravitational waves be wrong?

At the Guardian.

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UK invests £65M in Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment in US

At the Guardian.  

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Experiment reveals evidence for a previously unseen behaviour of light

At the Guardian.

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Newly discovered particles, and what’s in them

At the Guardian.

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Getting to the bottom of the Higgs boson

At the Guardian.

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First beam for an important new physics experiment

At the Guardian.

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Why I marched for science

At the Guardian.

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Is the Standard Model isolated?

At the Guardian.

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