There is An Abandoned Particle Accelerator in Texas

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Is it a conspiracy? Or is it for real? Let's go with the latter. You're about to learn about Desertron, a Superconducting Super Collider that was to serve as a particle accelerator complex near the town of Waxahachie, Texas.

Changing Science

Designed to address the most pertinent needs of the American science industry, this massive piece of machinery was supposed to have a planned ring circumference of 87 kilometers and energy of 20 TeV. In other words, it would become a new record holder.