Anyone who’s ever played a PC game has either played or heard of Half-Life and Half-Life 2, probably the most popular and replayed games ever made. Is it unsettling or reassuring that the team repairing the recently failed Large Hadron Collider contains a member with a striking resemblance to Gordon Freeman? Come September 2009 when they turn this thing back on, we’ll at least rest assured that the leader of the resistance for the Free World will be at ground zero to fight off the Alien Combine. Get your red and gray wrecking bar ready. More info on the LHC.