CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, is well known for its LHC particle accelerator, and the discovery of the Higgs particle. Unsurprisingly, innovation in Engineering and Information Technology are key to its success; technologies, such as Computing Grids, the World-Wide-Web, and capacitive touch screens all began at CERN. In this presentation, Derek Mathieson gives […]

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In this Devoxx 2015 keynote session, theoretical physicist and cosmologist Dr Lawrence Krauss talks about the groundbreaking research being done on gravitational waves,  and the myriad of ways scientists are working to map the beginnings of time itself. Prepare to feel entertained, educated, and about as significant as a mote of cosmic dust. 

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