LHC delay: again

In circumstances that are sure to re-ignite the highly speculative “sabotage from the future” theories, the Large Hadron Collider hit another snag today when it suffered a power failure:
http://i.engadget.com/2009/12/02/large-hadron-collider-grinds-to-a-halt-again/

I’ve been involved in hundreds of technical projects over the years, and almost every one of them has had snags that have delayed things. It’s not surprising that the most complex set of experiments in history is having trouble. There are (obviously) so many things that can go wrong.