Latest Elementary particle Stories

Image 1 - Could Higgs Boson Explain The Universe's Size?
2011-09-21 13:22:45

The Universe wouldn’t be the same without the Higgs boson. This legendary particle plays a role in cosmology and reveals the possible existence of another closely related particle.

Higgs May Be Detected As Early As Christmas
2011-09-02 12:30:05

Researchers at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) said that the hunt for the Higgs particle is well ahead of schedule.

2011-08-23 13:00:47

Physicists are hinting that the Higgs-Boson particle, sometimes referred to as the “God particle”, may be nonexistent.

2011-08-11 11:15:00

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) team is looking to the public to help it hunt for the Higgs boson particle.

2011-07-26 06:15:00

The scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) have been unsuccessful in proving the existence of the so-called "God particle" so far, but they are getting close.

2011-07-23 05:40:00

Scientists working at the Large Hadron Collider at the CERN may have gotten their first look at the so-called "God particle" -- the fabled massive elementary particle known as the Higgs boson.

2011-07-21 14:00:00

Physicists at the US-based Fermilab have produced a new particle that is a heavier relative of the neutron.

2011-05-24 07:33:04

A senior physicist said on Monday that the CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC) set a new record in its quest to pinpoint the elusive particle known as the Higgs Boson.

2011-05-18 05:55:00

Physicists may finally be close to answering one of the biggest mysteries in science – whether or not a "God particle", or Higgs boson, exists.

2011-05-06 11:22:33

Researchers use the NSF-supported Ranger supercomputer to explore alternative particle theories.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'