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NOVA scienceNOW: CERN

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this NOVA scienceNOW segment:

The Big Deal
Listen to seven top physicists talk about what they'd most like to discover in CERN's Large Hadron Collider. (Flash plug-in required; printable version available.) (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Ask the Expert
Read answers to viewer questions about particle smashing and more from MIT particle physicist Peter Fisher. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Biggest Machine Ever Built
Learn more about particle smashing at the LHC collider in this video clip featuring MIT particle physicist Peter Fisher. (Running time: 3 minutes 45 seconds) (Grade levels 6-8, 9-12)

The Cosmic Perspective
Discover how the study of the smallest particles offers insight into the biggest event that ever was, the birth of the universe. (Running time: 1 minute 26 seconds) (Grade levels 6-8, 9-12)

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