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Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Need a giant superconducting magnet? "The Recycling of the Tevatron"

"... since Fermilab flagship particle collider, the Tevatron, was switched off in September 2011, the detector has been surplus stock — and it is now slowly being cannibalized for parts."