2016: Jaw-dropping photos taken above CERN’s Large Hadron Collider

THESE incredible photos taken above CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) have provoked dramatic conspiracy theories and stoked fears that "new portals" are being opened. The images were apparently taken on June 24, the same day CERN scientists began a new Awake experiment to change the way it smashes particles together. The film in question - What …

Large Hadron Collider switches on again at far higher level of power

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is about to start smashing subatomic particles together at unheard-of energy levels to reveal more of the secrets of the universe. Ten years ago, the collider unearthed the so-called ‘God particle’, the Higgs boson. From next Tuesday, it will start again — running for four years at an all-time-high energy of …

Engineer who claimed Google AI has thoughts, feelings is placed on leave | KSNT 27 News

A Google engineer who argued that the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) is sentient has been placed on personal leave. A spokesperson for the company declined to elaborate on the reasons behind the suspension, noting that it is “a longstanding, private personnel matter.” Multiple news outlets have reported that Blake Lemoine, the senior software engineer from …