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Alpha 2: The Next Big Anti-Matter Machine

Synopsis
One in a series of sixteen vignettes showing daily life inside the CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics. The films depict everyday life inside the laboratory, featuring interviews with scientists and technicians working on various projects. This film offers a look at the challenges faced by the ALPHA team in their quest to trap antimatter in the form of antihydrogen particles.
Series
Cernpeople
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Subjects
Physics
Keywords
anti-matter; CERN; Large Hadron Collider

Online availability

URI
http://www.youtube.com/user/CERNPeople?feature=watch
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Director
Liz Mermin
Producer
Roger Graef

Production Company

Name

Films of Record

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Fax
020 7286 0444
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Distributor

Name

YouTube

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