Higgs Boson



Higgs boson

Higgs boson

February 25, 2018

In 2012 CERN s Large Hadron Collider (LHC) discovered the Higgs boson, the missing piece in the jigsaw of particles predicted by…

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Higgs theory Explained

Higgs theory Explained

January 16, 2018

Greetings from chilly Toronto, where I’m briefly in town to participate in a public event about the Higgs boson tonight. Should be…

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Mass of the Higgs boson

Mass of the Higgs boson

October 28, 2017

Stephen Hawking bet Gordon Kane $100 that physicists would not discover the Higgs boson. After losing that bet when physicists detected…

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Higgs theory

Higgs theory

June 30, 2017

The Higgs Field is an energy field that is hypothesized to exist everywhere in the universe. The field is accompanied by a fundamental…

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Discovery of the Higgs boson

Discovery of the Higgs boson

April 13, 2017

GENEVA — It helps solve one of the most fundamental riddles of the universe: how the Big Bang created something out of nothing 13.7…

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Peter Higgs theory

Peter Higgs theory

April 1, 2017

However, after struggling with his theories in the 1960s without much support, the subsequent transition to celebrity has not been…

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Mass of Higgs

Mass of Higgs

March 2, 2017

Take Fig. 2 from this earlier article about the known particles [which I recommend you read first, if you haven’t already.] This figure…

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Higgs boson LHC

Higgs boson LHC

November 13, 2016

Today during the 50th session of “Rencontres de Moriond” in La Thuile Italy, the ATLAS and CMS experiments presented for the first…

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What is Higgs?

What is Higgs?

October 11, 2016

We’re celebrating the release of Higgs: The Invention and Discovery of the ‘God Particle’ with a series of posts by science writer…

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Latest News on Higgs boson

Latest News on Higgs boson

September 7, 2016

Figure 1: The observed signal strengths (μ) and uncertainties for different Higgs boson decay channels and their combination for mH=125.36…

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What is a Higgs particle?

What is a Higgs particle?

July 12, 2016

What is a Higgs Particle? Asked by: Jon Lorello Answer The Higgs particle is as yet a hypothetical particle invoked to explain why…

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Who discovered Higgs boson particle?

Who discovered Higgs boson particle?

June 30, 2016

Before it was discovered in 2012, scientists spent decades searching for the elusive Higgs boson particle, which helps explain how…

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