Evidence of `God particle' reportedly discovered
of why the universe is here in the first place." Though an impenetrable concept to many, the Higgs boson has until now been just that - a concept intended to explain a riddle: How were subatomic particles, such as electrons, protons and neutrons ...
Scientists find subatomic particle at the center of everything
The video feed from CERN showed Peter Higgs, the University of Edinburgh physicist who theorized the existence of this exotic particle in 1964, tearing up. “We have a discovery,” said Heuer. “We have discovered ... last run of high-energy subatomic ...
Scientists’ search for Higgs boson yields new subatomic particle
“We have discovered ... is why [Nobel Prize-winning physicist] Leon Lederman called it the God particle. It talks to all the other particles in some fundamental way.” When the other particles that make up the stuff of the universe — protons, neutrons ...
All you need to know about the Higgs Boson particle
The subatomic ... Last year, scientists at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, announced they had finally detected the long-sought particle. Everything we see around us is made of atoms, inside of which are electrons, protons and neutrons.
How to understand and explain ‘the God particle’
One report said, “Scientists today hailed the “momentous” discovery…” The New York Times said scientists, “discovered a new subatomic particle that looks for all the world like the Higgs boson, a potential key to understanding why elementary ...