Latest baseball scores, trades, talk, ideas, opinions, and standings

LHC in popular culture

* Decipher by Stel Pavlou features the Large Hadron Collider and describes it to significant accuracy in even though the novel was published in 2001, seven years before the LHC was finished being built.
* Flashforward (novel) by Robert J. Sawyer begins at the LHC. Also written some years before the LHC had finished being built.
* Angels & Demons by Dan Brown involves dangerous antimatter created at the LHC used as a weapon against the Vatican. CERN published a “Fact or Fiction?” page discussing the accuracy of the book’s portrayal of the LHC, CERN, and particle physics in general. [32] The movie version of the book had footage filmed on-site at one of the experiments at the LHC; the director, Ron Howard, also met with CERN experts in an effort to make the science in the story more accurate


Comments on: ">Large Hadron Collider, LHC" (2)

  1. >IMPORTANT: You may have seen me around the Net, but you will be shocked by my current views! So, ‘click on’, or ‘go to’, but just GO NOW to: for (in orange) ‘science and technology’ ‘Cern lhc/alice/atlas’ ‘Robert Marsh II’, read, and when your ready — Vote the Poll. This will reflect the current feeling for now, and future generations!!!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: