They ride bicycles in the Large Hadron Collider

Bicycles seen in this video beginning at 3:30…

The rapper, Kate McAlpine, is a science writer from Michigan.

6 Comments

  • Juan Montoya Btikbat Consuelo III
    September 15, 2008 - 12:17 pm | Permalink

    that was the geekiest video ever :o

  • Juan Montoya Btikbat Consuelo
    September 15, 2008 - 7:17 pm | Permalink

    that was the geekiest video ever :o

  • nickhacks
    September 15, 2008 - 6:48 pm | Permalink

    I was actually going to send these links to you a couple of days ago, but never got around to it.

    Here's two pictures of bikes inside the LHC:
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/pop_ups/05/sci_nat_the_large_hadron_collider/html/1.stm
    http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/03/god-particle/ginter-photography.html (4th picture)

    I figure in such an enclosed space, you don't want to use combustion engines and bicycles are much cheaper than electric of fuel-cell powered vehicles

  • nickhacks
    September 16, 2008 - 1:48 am | Permalink

    I was actually going to send these links to you a couple of days ago, but never got around to it.Here's two pictures of bikes inside the LHC:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/pop_ups/05/sci_nat_the_large_hadron_collider/html/1.stmhttp://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/03/god-particle/ginter-photography.html (4th picture)I figure in such an enclosed space, you don't want to use combustion engines and bicycles are much cheaper than electric of fuel-cell powered vehicles

  • Yokota Fritz
    September 15, 2008 - 9:28 pm | Permalink

    Juan, yep.:-)

    Burn, how very cool — thanks!

  • Yokota Fritz
    September 16, 2008 - 4:28 am | Permalink

    Juan, yep.:-)Burn, how very cool — thanks!

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