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2013-10-08 23:04:23

François Englert, a Belgian theoretical physicist, and Distinguished Visiting Professor in Residence and founding member of the Institute for Quantum Studies at Chapman University in California,

Nobel Prize Higgs Boson Scientists
2013-10-08 11:01:27

Two scientists behind the theoretical model describing the Higgs boson were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2013.

Higgs Boson Finding Gets Strong Support From New Analyses
2013-03-14 11:52:04

Scientists from CERN say the latest analysis of data from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) particle accelerator support the claim that scientists did in fact find the elusive Higgs boson particle last year.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]