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As CERN turns 60, our director-general wishes happy bday to ICTP, who recently celebrated #ICTP50th home.web.cern.ch/cern-people/op… @ictpnews #CERN60
Pop Science are looking for poems inspired by science, enter their poetry competition: pop-science.eu/poetry/ by 30 October @PopscienceTweet
1969: The 1.2 m heavy-liquid bubble chamber gets a clean during the PS shutdown: cern.ch/go/bub1T #CERN60 #tbt pic.twitter.com/oOFr9Mkmlf
Five schools get a virtual visit to CERN & the South Pole: cern.ch/go/ice1T (Image: Sven Lidstrom IceCube/NSF) pic.twitter.com/XVPCEZot1y
New transatlantic links deployed by ESnet will give researchers in US ultra-fast access to @CERN #data: isgtw.org/feature/transa… @ESnetUpdates
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Explore how fundamental research is a driving force for innovation in this #CERN60 film: cern.ch/go/z8vj [video]
The LHC's @ALICEexperiment is designed to study quark-gluon plasma: cern.ch/go/9cQQ (image=inner tracker) pic.twitter.com/ftse0JjfIB
And finally ... in today's #CERN60 @UN event @UN_Spokesperson Ban Ki-moon approved of the blue @CERN visitor helmets! pic.twitter.com/TAN9IDsBrR
"We have reaffirmed today that science is a powerful force for good" @UNECOSOC President Martin Sajdik concludes today's #CERN60 @UN event.
“Science is a powerful tool that must be used for education and sustainable development” CERN Director-General Rolf Heuer #CERN60 @UNECOSOC
“There are ideas that have completely changed the course of history, CERN was one of these” Irina Bokova @UNESCO Director-General #CERN60
"As CERN’s history demonstrates, science promotes & produces knowledge, development, education & peace" Fabiola Gianotti #CERN60 @UNECOSOC
Watch Fabiola Gianotti, @CERN senior scientist & member of @UN Scientific Advisory Board, via webtv.un.org #CERN60 @UN
“Scientific research at CERN & @SKA_telescope can draw nations together to share resources & skills” Naledi Pandor of @dstgovza #CERN60 @UN
“Science is a true peace-maker, it can make differences between us disappear” Hitoshi Murayama of @UTokyo_News_en & @UCBerkeley #CERN60 @UN
“Science is a wide community effort, it depends on free exchange of ideas” @NobelPrize laureate Carlo Rubbia #CERN60 cern.ch/go/R8ZQ
“CERN is advancing boundaries of human knowledge, leading us to understand our universe” @KofiAnnan #CERN60 @UN pic.twitter.com/UvM3UYQTRi
60 years of science for peace: “An LHC detector now uses brass taken from WWII military shells” @CERN DG @UN #CERN60 webtv.un.org
NOW LIVE: Watch "CERN: 60 years of science for peace & development" via webtv.un.org #CERN60 @UN @UNECOSOC
Watch the #CERN60 event, starting in 10 mins via webtv.un.org, live from the @UN headquarters in New York twitter.com/CERN/status/52…
About a quarter of a million CERN archive images are currently being digitised, see: cern.ch/go/S8xM #CERN60 pic.twitter.com/XCnCRLHIwi
The Collider exhibition embarks on an international tour, starting today in Paris: cern.ch/go/6QGR #ParisLHC pic.twitter.com/PbyR4fuw4z
1966: On-site surveyor during the Intersecting Storage Rings (ISR) construction: home.web.cern.ch/about/accelera…. #CERN60 #tbt pic.twitter.com/IYL7QAzVfv
Hangout with Richard Frackowiak from @HumanBrainProj and Hans Peter Beck from @ATLASexperiment Today at 4 pm: plus.google.com/u/0/events/caj…
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Don't miss today's CERN webcast "The daunting complexity of cancer" by Douglas Hanahan, starting in 15 minutes via cern.ch/webcast
From technical concepts to market reality: new Business Incubation Centre of CERN technologies opens in Norway @NTNU home.web.cern.ch/about/updates/…
Watch "CERN and the rise of the Standard Model" youtube.com/watch?v=cfwBel… a film that celebrates CERN's 60 years of science for peace #CERN60
CERN scientists take to the streets for PopScience @PopscienceTweet home.web.cern.ch/about/updates/…
Don’t miss today’s #CERN60 talk “The long road to the LHC” starting in 15 minutes cern.ch/webcast (info: facebook.com/events/7726657…)
1954: Villa de Cointrin at Geneva airport, 1st seat for CERN’s management & admin offices #CERN60 #throwbackthursday pic.twitter.com/tZ2mJGpHg4
#ESSFoundationStone ceremony streaming live from the site today from 13:00. Press release: bit.ly/1rivYBm pic.twitter.com/J1OfqC6RXR
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TEDed and CERN team up once more, this time to animate clouds and cosmic rays home.web.cern.ch/about/updates/…
Film series brings CERN people to the world home.web.cern.ch/cern-people/up… Watch the @CERNPeople films via youtube.com/watch?v=NX0cu5… @INT_Channel
Congrats to Project Axion from #CineGlobe/ @TribecaFilmIns "Story Matter" hackathon for their @Filmteractive award! facebook.com/FilmteractiveF…
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Now's your chance to design a CERN-themed level for an upcoming @AngryBirds episode: rov.io/birdday5 #BirdDay5 pic.twitter.com/uzStUSlQb0
CERN congratulates Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano & Shuji Nakamura - inventors of blue LEDs - for their physics @NobelPrize #nobelprize2014
TEDed and CERN team up to animate cosmic rays home.web.cern.ch/about/updates/…
CERN's director guest edits "Le Temps" home.web.cern.ch/cern-people/op… read here by CERN Council President Agnieszka Zalewska pic.twitter.com/xKoYnvbal9
Scientists at CERN perform music created using data sonification of LHC results [video]: home.web.cern.ch/about/updates/… pic.twitter.com/tpa0VCYNIL
After WWII, fundamental research helped foster peace in a troubled region. Watch "CERN & science for peace" youtube.com/watch?v=ISJ4SR… #CERN60
Challenge-Based Innovation: students use detector technologies developed @CERN to help society home.web.cern.ch/students-educa… pic.twitter.com/FoyHPxV67x
Students from 21 African countries joined this year's African School of Fundamental Physics: home.web.cern.ch/students-educa… pic.twitter.com/uCl7yimqvh