Science Videos
from news services

Higgs-Like Particle Found

July 4, 2012
AFP / Powered by
After a quest spanning nearly half a century, physicists said Wednesday they had found a sub-atomic particle that may be the elusive Higgs boson, believed to confer mass on matter. Rousing cheers and a standing ovation erupted at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) after scientists presented astonishing new data in their search for the mysterious particle. Many hailed it as a moment in history, and white-haired veterans of the quest shed tears of joy.
Total shares:  
Related Videos

Share This Page:

Matter & Energy News
December 2, 2015

Latest Headlines
updated 12:56 pm ET