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Higgs Boson Discovered ("The God Particle")

Discussion in Everything & Anything started by ::1/128, Jul 5, 2012

  1. Oct 27, 2010
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    I don't know how many people follow news about quantum mechanics but yesterday will most likely go down as one of the most important days in history in that regard. Yesterday scientist at CERN have announced that they have observed the tell tale signs of the Higgs boson particle; this is the particle which essentially gives things mass and has often been hyped as "the god particle."

    Article about discovery.

    What the Higgs boson is:
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    • Oct 29, 2010
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    • May 14, 2011
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      I saw this in my newspaper this morning.
    • Feb 14, 2012
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      I really hate this nickname the God particle. It gives off a serious misconception about what is actually being observed here.


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    • Oct 29, 2010
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      • Sep 26, 2010
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        This is probably the best explanation I've seen regarding the elusive "Goddamn Particle." <---seriously lawled when I read that!