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Wednesday, 4 July 2012

Higgs particle found_Higgs right_Hiesenberg Wrong on the God Particle!_History made and more in the making_


 Published on 4 Jul 2012 by CERNTV Soundbytes from the interviews to Peter Higgs, Francois Englert, Carl Hagen and Gerald Guralnik, recorded at CERN on the announcement of the latest results from ATLAS and CMS on the Higgs boson searches.

This is certainly The Materials Matter of  2012 and perhaps the most far reaching discovery of the last 50y or more.  It brings to the fore Peter Higgs' (et al.) courageous theoretical prediction  in 1964 of an undetected (and undetectable until now) particle named commonly as "Higgs' Boson" It's importance is such in terms of  human understanding of the universe and furthering of knowledge of life itself. Seeking this most elusive particle has pulled together massive investment, motivating record breaking science technology and engineering experimental performance at CERN's  LHC  (Large Hadron Collider) This discovery will certainly make the 4th of July 2012 a date on the Nobel Prize award agenda, it confirms previous approaches and points the way to further astounding progress. A material that matters indeed. 

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CERN-Best of Higgs Field Theory physicists.


4 July 2012 Last updated at 10:48 GMT
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider claim the discovery of a particle believed to be the long-sought Higgs boson.
Rolf Heuer, director-general of Cern, said "As a layman I would now say I think we have it."
Peter Higgs, after whom the particle is named, said it was incredible that this has happened in his lifetime.

4 July 2012 Last updated at 11:44 GMT
Professor Brian Cox reacted with delight to the news that physicists at Cern have discovered a new particle consistent with the Higgs boson.
Professor Cox told the BBC the discovery was a significant moment in the history of science and a vindication of the work carried out with the Large Hadron Collider.

13 December 2011 Last updated at 21:19 GMTHelp
Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva have announced that they believe they have "tantalising hints" of the Higgs boson.
Martin Archer, a space physicist at Imperial College London, explains why the Higgs boson is so important.

3 July 2012 Last updated at 19:56 GMTHelp
Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to the BBC's Pallab Ghosh about what the Higgs boson is and why confirming its existence is so important for physicists.

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