How big is BIG???
How small is small???
Find out using this interactive Scale of the Universe. Zoom in to the Plank Scale, Zoom out to see the entire Universe!
Compare the sizes of stars, see which Moons are smaller than the USA.
Very useful for GCSE Physics work – linking in to P1b and P3 work!
NB – For now this is FILTERED in college… so home use only I’m afraid.
So – you’ve seen the film Angels and Demons, you’ve heard about mini Black Holes and the Earth being destroyed… but what does the LHC do? What are they looking for?
Could you operate the LHC and find the tell-tale clues about new particles hidden in the mass of results?
Try the LHC simulator
Other resources for students are available on the LHC uk website.
PS – you’re reading this blog on the World Wide Web – a CERN invention!!