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Old 09 September 2008, 21:18   #1
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Welshman to end the World?

Well we will see - I am a little dubious myself but when I found out the chief scientist who will switch on the LHC at Cern was from Aberdare and went to Swansea University I started to have some doubts...............

Then again the Yanks seem to think Aberdare is in England!!!

From Fox News:

“For centuries, scientists have sought unsuccessfully to unlock the secrets of the Big Bang Theory — a model explaining the birth of the universe. But 63-year-old Dr. Lyn Evans of Aberdare, England, popularly known as “Evans the Atom,” claims to know the answers, and will test his experiment on Wednesday by using a 17-mile-long doughnut-shaped tunnel that will smash sub-atomic particles together at the speed of light, the Mail reported.”

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Old 11 September 2008, 17:31   #2
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As far as I could figure out if they were successful building a black hole it might blow a hole in Europe centred somewhere around Switzerland which didn't seem too much of a loss. I did wonder if they could move the experiment to Buenos Aires though.

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Old 11 September 2008, 18:19   #3
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Originally Posted by BogMonster View Post
..I did wonder if they could move the experiment to Buenos Aires though.
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Old 11 September 2008, 19:28   #4
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ooops sorry.. misread the title. thought it said end of the world for welshmen.
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