The beam tunnel at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, known as Cern, in Switzerland. A new energy record for smashing together sub-atomic particles has been set by the LHC. Photograph: John Von Radowitz/PA Wire

A new energy record for smashing together sub-atomic particles has been set by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), marking a turning point for the team o(...)

Irish Roots

Genealogists are a frugal bunch. Or perhaps I just mean perennially skint. In any case, we go out of our way to avoid having to pay for access to reco(...)