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After Two Years of Upgrades, The Large Hadron Collider Is Turned Back On

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) was turned back on Sunday, April 5th after a two year hiatus. During its downtime, the collider was upgraded to be about 50% more powerful than when it discovered confirmed the existence of the Higgs Boson in 2012. The new upgrades will allow the collider to smash particles together with greater force. This added force will help answer some questions about some of the mysterious properties of our universe. The first mystery to be examined is expected to be dark matter.

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