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