The prestigious award goes to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs, who a half-century ago independently proposed what became the Higgs boson, discovered in 2012.
Scientists at CERN say they've almost certainly located the elusive particle, which would confirm the standard model of physics. The evidence is "very strong, very solid."
week in review Scientists discover the "God particle," while Facebook users discover an e-mail black hole. Also: Apple scores twin legal victories.
Caltech's Mark Wise on why researchers are on the chase for this elusive subatomic particle.
Scientists generate a musical picture of so-called "God particle" by attaching musical notes to each data point.
The scientists already did all the hard work. Now you can just sit back and enjoy the Higgs boson in wristwatch form.
Researchers can't say for certain that a particle they discovered is the so-called "God particle," but the information they have "strongly indicates" it is.
A Fermilab theoretical physicist suggests that qualities of the "God particle" show an "alternate" universe could easily "spread out and destroy us."
Boffins at CERN have identified a particle consistent with the elusive Higgs boson -- it's a fine day for science.
We've had to wait aaaages for the Higgs Boson particle and YouView to be revealed -- but turning up late isn't always a bad thing.