The largest and most powerful atom smasher on...
There's a good chance it might be built in the next few years.
If you're talking to a physicist about the...
The LHC is back in business.
It's powering up.
Here we go again.
The revamped Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the...
Operating at 60% more power.
No one has glimpsed both states simultaneously until now.
In March, after a two-year shut down for an...
It's not everyday that scientists observe a...
And that's the good news.
Peter Higgs had already made it clear that he would be off the grid when the Nobel Prize in Physics was announced on Tuesday. So when a former neighbour pulled up in her car as he was retiring from lunch that afternoon and asked if he had heard the news, […]
On Tuesday, Peter Higgs, of the United Kingdom, and François Englert, of Belgium, were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for theorizing how particles obtain mass in separate papers published in 1964. Englert, 80, and his colleague Robert Brout, who died in 2011, were actually first to describe the […]
Early Tuesday morning, the Royal Swedish Academy of Science awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in Physicsto two theoretical physicists — Peter Higgs and François Englert — who each independently predicted the existence of the Higgs boson in 1964. The Higgs boson is impossibly difficult to explain. But the fact of […]
Peter Higgs and Francois Englert won the Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday“for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS […]