God particle


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God particle

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(Atomic Physics) an informal name for Higgs boson
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para]]LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nick Strange has announced the release date of his new single "Neon Lights" and forthcoming album, "The God Particle.
Homer Simpson predicted the mass of the Higgs boson, often known as "the God particle," 14 years before it was discovered by scientists, a science writer claims, reports The Telegraph.
The Higgs boson was known as the God particle, so presumably the next discovery will regard itself even more important than God.
Prof Higgs, who won the Nobel prize for physics in 2013, predicted the existence of the so–called God particle while working at the university in 1964.
A sequel, of sorts, to the best-selling God Particle, this book by the Nobel-prize winner Lederman in collaboration with his previous co-author Hill, a theoretical physicist of some stature in his own right, takes up where the previous book left off.
Beyond the God Particle begins where Lederman's best-selling THE GOD PARTICLE left off and continues the discussion of results of the discovery of the Higgs Boson "God Particle" in 2012, considering the history of the idea and why so much matter in the cosmos is hidden.
Physicists including Professor Peter Higgs - the man behind the discovery of the so-called God particle or Higgs Boson - will also be on hand to answer questions.
Expect to hear about the God Particle, the recession and Fifty Shades Of Grey (and he doesn't mean the Golden Jubilee weather).
TM Engineers is not the only West Midlands interest in the Large Hadron Collider - scientists from both the University of Birmingham and Warwick University are among the 3,000-strong team tasked with locating the elusive God particle.
Does it matter if it's God Particle or Goddam Particle?
Researchers in Switzerland on Wednesday said they have discovered a particle consistent with the Higgs Boson, dubbed the God particle because of its unique properties that could explain why matter has mass.
Scientists at the 17-mile-long Large Hadron Collider in Geneva are homing in on the Higgs boson--the so-called God particle.