Inside a Collider

Large Hadron Collider

Delve into the workings of Europe’s Large Hadron Collider, its CSI on an atomic scale. How do we search for the tiniest building blocks of matter? It's one of the biggest machines on the planet and it's searching for the smallest elements. (Not suitable for children under 8 yrs)

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  • How do we search for the tiniest building blocks of matter?
  • One of the biggest machines on the planet searching for the smallest elements. How does it all work?

 

  • How do we search for the tiniest building blocks of matter?
  • One of the biggest machines on the planet searching for the smallest elements. How does it all work?

 

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One of the biggest machines on the planet searching for the smallest elements.

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Wednesday 24 October, 2018

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A fun and explosive show based upon the science of the amazing substance known as Liquid Nitrogen, one of the coldest substances known.

Thursday 25 October, 2018

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Do yourself a flavour. Hang with your buds in this exploration of taste.

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Dr Blashtov will attempt to launch 10 rockets in 30 minutes. The Excited Particles take no responsibility for the accidental launch of children during this show.

Friday 26 October, 2018

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Flowers and Spring looks at the parts of a flower and what they need to grow.

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Discover the science behind crashes and collisions. Sir Isaac Newton wouldn't know what hit him!

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Levers, pulleys and wheels. Find out how you can —  Move It!

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