Minister of Science Lars Leijonborg presenting the ESS in Lund at a press conference Science ESS Likely to Come to Lund Share Published fredag 29 maj 2009 kl 14.39 A major new science project looks likely to come to Sweden. A meeting on Thursday ended with signs that the European Spallation Source, featuring a particle accelerator around 800m long, will probably be built near Lund, in Southern Sweden. Hear more "A boost for Swedish science" (4:23) 4:25 min 4:25 min Europe/European Union Science and Technology Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).