German Education Minister Annette Schavan smiles as electrostatic energy glows under her hands in a glass sphere at the 'Weltmaschine '('World Machine') exhibition on October 14, 2008 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition documents the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and is on display at the Bundestag U-Bahn station from October 15 through November 16. By Sean Gallup/Getty.

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