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Frank Wilczek

Physicist Lawrence Krauss and Nobel Laureates Frank Wilczek and Brian Schmidt discuss current cosmic challenges.

physics, crisis in physics, higgs boson,

Physicists around the world are looking forward to the startup of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN later this year. We'll talk about the project, and a legal challenge to the collider that argues the work could be too risky.

cern, lhc, collider, physics

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