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Nobel laureate criticizes China’s plan for a super particle collider as an investment ‘black hole’ of little scientific value

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
ang Chen-ning, co-winner of the Nobel Prize in physics in 1957, argued on WeChat that China's $21 billion plan to build a super collider would not succeed where the United States had failed in a similar project that was abandoned due to cost overruns.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.