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Title: Angels and Demons: The Science Behind the Scenes

Does antimatter really exist? How and why do scientists produce and use it? Does CERN exist and is there an underground complex deep beneath the Swiss/French border? Is truth stranger than fiction? Fimore »nd out at the coming public lecture. On Tuesday, May 12, SLAC physicist Norman Graf will discuss the real science behind Angels & Demons, Dan Brown's blockbuster novel and the basis of an upcoming Tom Hanks movie. Graf's' talk is one in a series of public lectures across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico to share the science of antimatter and the Large Hadron Collider, and the excitement of particle physics research.« less
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Title: Angels and Demons: The Science Behind the Scenes
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Publication Date: 2009-05-12
OSTI Identifier: 1014089
DOE Contract Number: AC02-76SF00515
Other Number(s): TRN: US1105360
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: SLAC Public Lecture Series, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, California, presented on May 12, 2009
Research Org: SLAC (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (SLAC), Menlo Park, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; ANTIMATTER ; CERN ; FERMILAB ACCELERATOR ; HADRONS ; PHYSICS ; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:08:35
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27