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What Would Happen if You Stuck Your Hand in the Large Hadron Collider?

A bunch of scientists attempt to answer this question. Short answer: nothing good.

The Large Hadron Collider has yet to destroy the planet. But what would happen if you stuck your hand in it? In this video, a bunch of scientists attempt to answer that pressing question.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_NMqPT6oKJ8&feature=player_embedded


Simple answer: It seems like it would be the equivalent of the force of a moving aircraft carrier hitting your hand, and you would die. Actual scientific answer: no one knows.

Via Buzzfeed.

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