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Many particle physicists are excited about the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva.
  the branch of physics that studies subatomic particles and their interactions
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Particle physics is also called high energy physics, because many particles are created through the high speed collision of larger particles.
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  • Many particle physicists are excited about the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva.
  • As I was marginally less proficient on a bicycle than I was at particle physics, this involved a lot of swearing and swerving on my part, and a lot of exasperated shouting on his.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • "What’s particle physics?" asked Bod.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • I’m a discrete particle physicist.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons

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  • Katherine and Peter had pooled their favorite texts here, writings on everything from particle physics to ancient mysticism.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Now we understand more about molecular structure—and particle physicists create matter ex nihilo all the time.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • Are you familiar with particle physics, Mr. Langdon?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • CERN single-handedly employs more than half of the world’s particle physicists-the brightest minds on earth-Germans, Japanese, Italians, Dutch, you name it.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Particle physics is the study of atoms, isn’t it?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • "Vetra was on the cutting edge of particle physics," Kohler said.
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  • For Dad to teach particle physics.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • Her work ties closely with her father’s work in particle physics.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • An unlikely fusion of modern particle physics and ancient mysticism, Noetics had absolutely captivated Katherine’s imagination.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • Her father taught particle physics, but there were, Scarlett told Bod, too many people who wanted to teach particle physics and not enough people who wanted to learn it, so Scarlett’s family had to keep moving to different university towns, and in each town her father would hope for a permanent teaching position that never came.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • Her father taught particle physics, but there were, Scarlett told Bod, too many people who wanted to teach particle physics and not enough people who wanted to learn it, so Scarlett’s family had to keep moving to different university towns, and in each town her father would hope for a permanent teaching position that never came.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • "The field of particle physics," Kohler said, "has made some shocking discoveries lately-discoveries quite spiritual in implication.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • And there’s things that’s smaller than atoms, and that’s particle physics."
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
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Associated words [difficulty]:   particle physics [7] , astrophysics [5] , geophysics [8]
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