Tuesday, September 09, 2008

CERN

Okay, maybe I just don't get it. I just don't understand why it's suddenly a big deal NOW that CERN has a super collider. It's not like it's a suddenly new thing that they built. It's been in the works since 1995. In fact, it was a major component in the book Angels and Demons.

Maybe it's a big deal now because people were so concerned about whether or not they could, they didn't stop to thing about whether or not they should.

3 comments:

Ross said...

I'm just pissed we didn't build a supercollider here like we were going to.

The Spiteful Chef said...

I'm still pretty sure this is going to kill us. Or Russia. Or North Korea. One of those three will definitely make something go BOOM pretty soon.

dave said...

What if this was like a big cycle ... Like the big bang was created when a previous universe recreated a big bang in a supercollider, and their big bang came from a previous one, and on and on and on.
What if we're all the same people, every time, doing the same things that lead up to the destruction of our own universe and the creation of a new one. What if ...