Particle Fever

Air date: 01/06/2016

Particle Fever follows six scientists during the launch of the Large Hadron Collider, marking the start-up of the biggest and most expensive experiment in the history of the planet, pushing the edge of human innovation.

10,000 scientists from over 100 countries joined forces to recreate conditions that existed just moments after the Big Bang and find the Higgs boson, potentially explaining the origin of all matter.

Particle Fever is an Anthos Media, LLC production in association with PF Productions, LLC. Mark Levinson is director. David Kaplan is producer. Walter Murch is editor. For THIRTEEN Julie Anderson is Executive Producer.

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