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The Big Bang Machine

Brian Cox looks around Cern's LHC in Geneva before it is sealed off and the experiment to try and create conditions that existed a billionth of a second after the Big Bang begins.

Professor Brian Cox visits Geneva to take a look around Cern's Large Hadron Collider before this vast, 27km long machine is sealed off and a simulation experiment begins to try and create the conditions that existed just a billionth of a second after the Big Bang. Cox joins the scientists who hope that the LHC will change our understanding of the early universe and solve some of its mysteries.

1 hour

Last on

Tue 23 Aug 2011 00:25

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Role Contributor
Presenter Brian Cox
Producer Gideon Bradshaw
Writer Gideon Bradshaw
Executive Producer Andrew Cohen

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