All the Crazy Star Wars Episode VII Rumors in One Place!

It's only been a few days since the Disney/Lucasfilm deal and a new Star Wars trilogy were announced - and already the rumors are twirling like Darth Maul's lightsabers. Also, will Guillermo del Toro direct a movie about a magical version of the Justice League? The next Terminator movie could be coming after all. The… » 11/02/12 5:55am 11/02/12 5:55am

J.J. Abrams and Edgar Wright team up for a mystery movie called Collider

Two entertainment icons, J.J. Abrams and Edgar Wright, are teaming up for a mysterious science fiction movie called Collider. Could this be our first big Hollywood picture about the Large Hadron Collider? And is it the same as the God Particle project that Abrams was linked to recently? » 7/24/12 6:30am 7/24/12 6:30am

The Large Hadron Collider Will Gobble Up The Earth (Or Maybe Just…

The Large Hadron Collider at the CERN research facility near Geneva, Switzerland won't be going on a luau in Hawaii anytime soon, since the state is suing to stop the activation of the enormous research project. Yes, it's not just individual wackos who believe the LHC will unleash a cosmic ass-whooping on the planet.… » 4/14/08 3:00pm 4/14/08 3:00pm

A Supermagnetic Tunnel Full of Subatomic Action

Last year, before the gigantic hadron supercollider at CERN research facility was installed underground, a photographer captured this picture of a 1,950 metric ton tunnel containing giant magnets that will be placed in a tunnel and kept at near-zero temperatures. These mega-magnets are the biggest in the world, and… » 1/28/08 7:00am 1/28/08 7:00am

Proton Collisions Right Around the Corner

The final piece of CERN's new ultra-giant hadron collider was lowered into its place deep underground today. Within weeks, protons will be smashing the shit out of each other underneath Swizerland. Nano-awesome! [Science Daily] » 1/25/08 7:30am 1/25/08 7:30am