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-- megabit per couple weeks ago we talked about the story out of Switzerland when the giant hadron supercollider open in that country last summer.
Us some more it was a doomsday machine.
Scientists try to calm fears around the world that it would.
Recreate the Big Bang.
Making a giant black cold look at swallow all of us.
Heck is this thing what they're getting ready to turn it back on why they turn off in the first place and some researchers -- the danger is greater than they first imagine what the put all in perspective.
Meat -- -- -- was a theoretical physics professor.
And author of the book physics of the impossible he's back today good morning to use server morning bill was the intent in the first place to build this thing.
Well this machine is the biggest machine of science ever constructed in history seventeen miles in circumference larger than the city of Geneva.
Designed to smash protons together to recreate a tiny piece of the Big Bang itself.
This is a machine of Genesis okay that they turned it on.
And what happens well they still several tons of liquid helium on the floor damaged the magnets and they had to be shut down for about a year.
It's going to be cranked up again probably in June or July around summertime -- this year but right now they're repairing it okay now -- -- concern once they turn this thing back on that it's gonna have.
Well it's gonna do the damage.
-- at first -- physicist who food all the damage but then there's a lot of Internet chatter about three physicists.
Saying that perhaps we overlook something so I think to myself oh my gosh.
These -- at three reputable businesses re analyzing the calculations so immediately.
I downloaded the paper I said the result this is an important paper I download the paper and last night I spent hours reading every line of the paper.
And however I must say that the paper is rather sloppy I think it's a false alarm but I think we have to take it seriously.
And take what part of it seriously well these are microscopic.
Black holes not like the ones you see in the movies.
And they travel near the speed of light.
And this paper claimed that they can survive for a few seconds longer than we thought.
But in the paper in this fine print says that he's black -- simply don't grow fast enough.
They're not going to eat at the earth because you don't grow fast enough as they travel through the area near the speed of light so we're originally disorders.
Fan suspended they they thought that this could create a black hole some did.
That would that would swallow the planet and now you're saying that -- Don't think that's so much anymore.
They think part of it could be true they think they're black holes might be created but they're microscopic sub atomic Michael's less energy than a foot line.
And traveling near the speed of light so that if they're created the -- outside the earth.
Within the fraction of a sudden they're not worried then once -- -- this thing back up come June time that's going to cause damage the bottom line is I think we get a rest soundly when it's turned on in summer of this year I think it's also are like oh we're back to take it series without what do you think this collider is doing for science in the -- Well we have the central mystery of how the universe was created.
And by recreating some of the conditions we hope to test theories like string theory which may give us the theory of everything.
And that's what I do for a living that's my day job working on something called string theory the theory of everything I sit -- Einstein for thirty years of his life I think you need to make a road trip to Switzerland that that's the case I was there last year and unfortunately the machine had to be turned on and I'll probably be again there.
Later this summer what it's calling your name good to have you back on there okay.
Meet Joe -- physicist knows just about everything and it just ask him thank you sir have a great thank you can.
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