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Figure 10

Photograph of the atlas detector during its construction with an engineer standing within its ring structure looking very small in comparison

The ATLAS detector under construction. This photograph of an engineer dwarfed by the detector was widely reproduced in the media. Today, with the completed detector filling almost all its underground cavern, it is difficult to take a photograph showing its full scale.