Collider costed – atom smashers don't come cheap

 作者:栾绋舨     |      日期:2019-03-15 06:18:00
IT HAS taken 60 experts two years to calculate the price tag for recreating the early universe, but they have finally done it. The International Linear Collider (ILC) will cost $6.7 billion. Detailed plans for the next-generation atom smasher were unveiled on 8 February in Beijing, China. They say it will take 22 million worker-hours over five years to build the 31-kilometre-long collider; like the Large Hadron Collider,