CERN

The modern Internet is 30 years old. On April 30, 1993, CERN released the World Wide Web into open access

30 years ago, on April 30, 1993, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, CERN, made an important announcement. CERN Director of Research Walter Hoogland and Director of Administration Helmut Weber decided to publicize the World Wide Web tool, first proposed by scientist Tim Berners-Lee in 1989, to allow scientists and ... Read more

The Large Hadron Collider started operating after a three-year break

Large Hadron Collider is being used again. Particle accelerator, which discovered the Higgs boson, had been stopped for maintenance and upgrades. Due to COVID-19 pandemic the work took longer than expected. Though, after a three-year break, the collider is ready to collide particles for a variety of studies. It is ... Read more