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Higgs Boson

Oct 8, 2013 — Britain's Peter Higgs and Belgium's Francois Englert were cited by the Royal Swedish Academy for the "theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles."
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Mar 15, 2013 — But it's likely that the Higgs Boson, a subatomic particle thought to give everything its mass, will be known by the moniker for a long time, Dick Teresi explained.
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Mar 14, 2013 — Scientists have been searching for the elusive sub-atomic particle that gives everything mass. As more and more data come in from the Large Hadron Collider that straddles France and Switzerland, they think they've found it.
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Feb 27, 2013 — The Universe could end tomorrow, courtesy of the newly-discovered Higgs. But, as commentator Marcelo Gleiser explains, there is really no need to panic.
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Feb 27, 2013 — Scientists have found a Higgs-like particle, a key component in modern physics theory. But is it the Higgs particle, or a new one, part of a more complex model?
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Jul 18, 2012 — What is the ether? Could the newly discovered Higgs be it? Let Aristotle and Higgs argue it out.
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Jul 4, 2012 — Count your money or look to the stars, either way, the discovery of the Higgs is significant and a significant step forward for humanity.
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Jul 2, 2012 — Scientists at the Tevatron may be announcing their own results on the Higgs search today.
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Jul 2, 2012 — This week CERN scientists are holding a seminar to update the community on the search for the Higgs Boson.
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Dec 13, 2011 — Scientists have been searching for the Higgs boson, which gives other matter mass.
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