Elementary Particle Physics and the Superconducting Super Collider

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Science  28 Mar 1986:
Vol. 231, Issue 4745, pp. 1522-1527
DOI: 10.1126/science.231.4745.1522


The present status and future prospects of elementary particle physics are reviewed, and some of the scientific questions that motivate the construction of a major new accelerator complex in the United States are summarized.