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Although I'm not sure if sun winds really have LHC energies, cosmic rays can have up to 10^7 times the energy of the LHC as reported by the Auger collaboration.
So whatever is created at the LHC, it was already created by cosmic rays.

You're forgetting the luminosity... though cosmic rays have been at it for geological time...

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Feb 21st, 2008 at 05:29:41 PM EST
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And if it is a supersucking Black Hole, it could suck Jupiter or the sun or any neighbour star as well. So the effective area we have to observe this is really big.

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by Martin (weiser.mensch(at)googlemail.com) on Thu Feb 21st, 2008 at 05:43:14 PM EST
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