FOLLOW BOREME
 
TAGS
<< Back to listing
What is the Higgs Boson?

What is the Higgs Boson?

(12:45) Recent results from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) show tantalising hints that the Higgs Boson does indeed exist. Until that is confirmed, physicists are not absolutely sure their best understanding of the basic building blocks of everything, as described by a theory called "The Standard Model", is correct. The Higgs Boson was predicted to exist in 1964 and is what gives stuff mass. One of the main purposes of the LHC at CERN is to detect it. Sixty Symbols explains more about the Higgs Boson, the particle within the mysterious Higgs Field.

You can comment as a guest, but registering gives you added benefits

Add your comment
Submit as guest (your name)

Copy code captcha


Submit as member (username / password)

CANCEL
RELATED POSTS
You aren't stuck in traffic. You are traffic.
You aren't stuck in traffic. You are traffic.
Jucheism, the ideology that underpins North Korea
Jucheism, the ideology that underpins North Korea
Teacher fed up with students swearing, stealing and destroying property
Teacher fed up with students swearing, stealing and destroying property
Jimmy Kimmel - Can you name a book?
Jimmy Kimmel - Can you name a book?
Why Jeff Bezos dropped physics
Why Jeff Bezos dropped physics