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Understanding the Higgs boson

Caltech's Mark Wise on why researchers are on the chase for this elusive subatomic particle.

By July 4, 2012

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CERN physicists find hint of Higgs boson

The Large Hadron Collider detected events that could pin down the mass of the elusive subatomic particle, but there's still plenty of uncertainty.

By December 13, 2011

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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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Has Higgs been discovered? Rumors of watershed news build

Rumors are flying about an update tomorrow on the search for the long-sought Higgs boson at Europe's Large Hadron Collider.

By December 12, 2011

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Large Hadron Collider: Touring the physics frontier

With the Large Hadron Collider experiments under way, physicists are getting new data to anchor their theories.

By July 6, 2010

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LHC firing on all cylinders, but no Higgs boson yet

The Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator has moved rapidly from tentative operation to scientific results, researchers say at a Paris conference.

By July 26, 2010

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LHC's record intensity speeds Higgs search

Squeezing more bunches of protons onto the particle accelerator's beams increases the data-gathering rate--and the odds the Higgs boson will turn up at CERN.

By April 22, 2011

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Interview: Inside CERN with an LHC scientist

We interview one of the physicists looking for the Higgs boson at CERN. He talks to us about what it's like working at the geekiest place on Earth -- stand by for science!

By November 27, 2009