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Higgs boson theory nets Nobel for pair of physicists

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.

By October 8, 2013

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to a new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?

By September 7, 2014

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'99 Luftballons' performed on actual red balloons

In one of the best song covers we have ever heard, period, a YouTube superstar performs Nena's 1983 single "99 Luftballons" using nothing but red balloons.

By September 10, 2014

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CERN physicists now pretty sure they've found Higgs boson

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.

By March 14, 2013

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Higgs Boson calculations add up to new Armageddon scenario

A Fermilab theoretical physicist suggests that qualities of the "God particle" show an "alternate" universe could easily "spread out and destroy us."

By February 19, 2013

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Leaked 'Higgs' video posted -- then deleted -- from CERN site

Representative for CERN talks in the video about observation of "a new particle" described as one of the biggest discoveries in decades.

By July 3, 2012

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Decay, with zombies, Higgs Boson and the Large Hadron Collider

Made by a PhD student and set in CERN, Switzerland, Decay is a full length zombie film that you can download for free.

By December 9, 2012

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Discover the Higgs boson particle -- on your wrist

The scientists already did all the hard work. Now you can just sit back and enjoy the Higgs boson in wristwatch form.

By November 1, 2012

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The Higgs boson symphony

Composer and particle physicist Domenico Vicinanza has converted Higgs particle data to music.

By October 7, 2012

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Did Higgs yield the most authors in a science study?

Two research papers on the hunt for the "God particle" pass muster with peers and yield an authors' list of Biblical proportions.

By September 10, 2012