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Lairge Hadron Collider

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A section o the LHC

The Lairge Hadron Collider (LHC) is the warld's mucklest an maist pouerfu pairticle collider, maist complex experimental facility iver biggit, an the mucklest single machine in the warld.[1] It wis biggit bi the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) atween 1998 an 2008 in collaboration wi ower 10,000 scientists an ingineers frae ower 100 kintras, as well as hunders o universities an laboratories.[2] It lies in a tunnel 27 kilometre (17 mi) in circumference, as deep as 175 metre (574 ft) aneath the Fraunce–Swisserland mairch near Geneva, Swisserland.

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  1. "The Large Hadron Collider". cern.ch.
  2. Highfield, Roger (16 September 2008). "Large Hadron Collider: Thirteen ways to change the world". The Daily Telegraph. London. Archived frae the original on 24 September 2009. Retrieved 10 October 2008.

Coordinates: 46°14′N 06°03′E / 46.233°N 6.050°E / 46.233; 6.050