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Stephen Hawking wanted scientists to “create black holes” on Earth. Physics says it is possible.

‘I hope you’ll create black holes,’ Stephen said with a broad smile. We emerged from the dumbwaiter that had taken us underground to the five-story cavern that housed the ATLAS experiment at the CERN laboratory, the legendary European Organization for Nuclear Research near Geneva. CERN’s director general, Rolf Heuer, shuffled his feet uneasily. It was… Read More »