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Microcosm (CERN)

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Microcosm (CERN)

The central section of the UA1 experiment on display at the Microcosm museum

Microcosm is a museum of particle physics located at CERN in the Canton of Geneva, Switzerland, near the town of Meyrin. It covers a broad range of particle physics topics, as well as the entire history of CERN. Exhibits include:

Microcosm garden

The Microcosm garden features several large components of old CERN experiments.

External links

  • CERN Microcosm Webpage

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