Read more about CERN’s contributions to fundamental physics and to international collaboration, and the possibilities that lie ahead.

  • The Virtuous Circle of Knowledge and Innovation

    The Virtuous Circle of Knowledge and Innovation

    From Particle Physics to New Technology and Back Join us for a captivating evening at CERN’s third public event celebrating…

  • CERN70: Cutting-edge computing

    CERN70: Cutting-edge computing

    CERN’s first computer, a huge vacuum-tube Ferranti Mercury, was installed in 1958. It represented the first stage in the evolution…

  • CERN70: Tracing particles

    CERN70: Tracing particles

    In the 1960s and 1970s, two techniques for accurately recording the tracks of invisible particles dominated experimental high-energy physics, the…

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