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Nailing Down the Elusive Higgs Boson

Posted July 6th, 2012 at 6:34 pm (UTC+0)
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  Although it was the Fourth of July holiday in the United States, there were plenty of fireworks in Europe, where scientists announced they’d probably found the elusive Higgs boson, a particle believed to give all objects mass. At  CERN headquarters in Geneva, two independent scientific teams – ATLAS and CMS – announced they’ve observed a […]