LHC gets scientists excited

You may have seen the press excerpts that indicate the Large Hadron Collider has been running – finally – and has been working.

But what’s working so far, exactly?

This article in the Guardian is written by John Ellis, one of the senior physicists at CERN. He’s very excited. But he explains what they’ve seen so far, what surprises we’ve already glimpsed, and why he’s encouraged.