Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher in Switzerland say they have discovered what could be the long-sought Higgs boson, a subatomic particle dubbed the "God particle" because it is believed to give all matter in the universe size and shape.
FORA.tv (Nov. 29, 2012) CUNY's Institute for Theoretical Sciences discusses the discovery of the Higgs boson particle.
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CBC (July 4, 2012) Scientists working at the world's largest atom smasher say they have discovered what could be the long sought after Higgs boson, nicknamed the "God particle" because it is believed to play a role in ... watch video
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Dec. 13, 2011 Physicists have narrowed the search for the Higgs boson, a subatomic particle that is a building block of the universe. In an announcement made Dec. 13 in Geneva, scientists said they have found ... read more