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The Big Bang machine

Duration: 03:43

The Large Hadron Collider, constructed in tunnels below Geneva, is the world's largest particle accelerator. Scientists using the LHC will recreate conditions less than a billionth of a second after the Big Bang.

Available since: Mon 23 Aug 2010

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Horizon 2007-2008, The Six Billion Dollar Experiment

Examining the scientific instrument that could result in a theory of everything.

First broadcast: 01 May 2007

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