Map of the invisible world
October 31, 2017
It is a cliché but true nonetheless: particle physicists are in the business of exploring nature’s most remote and mysterious territory. At the far frontier of the known, they inch forward, searching desperately for a path through the fog and darkness. Particle physicist Jon Butterworth has taken this image to heart, turning himself into a subatomic tour guide who escorts us through a Middle Earth-like “map of the invisible”.