Wednesday, 10 September 2008

The LHC started up today... cool!

Nice 3 minute video of what it is.

Listening to the radio this morning the presenters where practically gasping over the 9 Billion Euro bill. I reckon that's roughly 2 aircraft carriers or about a third of a Fannie and Freddie bailout. The correct reaction should be "how wonderful to spend money on knowledge and science instead of war and greed".