2018 preview: Last chance for new physics at the LHC for years

 作者:贺衅     |      日期:2019-03-07 05:07:06
Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images By Leah Crane Stay on the edge of your seat. The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will keep smashing particles until the end of 2018, although this will be our last chance for a while to see a new particle emerge from the cloud of collisions. A year from now, the atom smasher will shut down for two years of upgrades. With the discovery of the Higgs boson in 2012, the LHC completed the menagerie predicted by the standard model of particle physics. It was a victorious moment,