Higgs Boson

  • Scientists want Higgs boson to be renamed 21-04-2013 06:55 PM

    London: What's in a name? A lot - at least as far as the Higgs boson is concerned. Some leading scientists want the elusive God particle, called Higgs boson after its discoverer Peter Higgs, to be renamed in order to also credit the other researchers involved in its discovery. Scientists...
  • Higgs boson discovery biggest scientific breakthrough of 2012 21-12-2012 01:39 PM

    London: The capture of the most wanted sub-atomic particle in physics - Higgs boson - has topped the chart of the year's ten biggest scientific breakthroughs. Scientists had been chasing the Higgs boson, nicknamed the 'God particle' for more than four decades. In July the team from the European nuclear...
  • Indian connection to the God particle: From scientific expertise to Shiva's dance

    Connect |  Jaimon Joseph
    "Who knows for certain? Who shall here declare it? Whence was it born, whence came creation? The gods are later than this world's ...

  • The God particle: all in God's name

    For crying out loud |  Sreemoyee Piu Kundu
    Since last evening, I've been flooded with updates on various social networking sites about the breakthrough discovery of this all new, sub atomic particle with...

  • Scientists at CERN find signs of 'god particle' 14-12-2011 01:59 PM

    The Higgs Boson - also known as 'the god particle'- is believed to hold the answer to what creates mass. ...
  • Scientists find signs of missing 'god particle' 13-12-2011 08:49 PM

    Geneva: Scientists at the CERN physics research centre said on Tuesday they had found signs of - although not yet conclusively discovered - the Higgs boson, an elementary particle which is the missing link in the Standard Model of physics. Fabiola Gianotti, the scientist in charge of the ATLAS experiment...
  • CERN scientists narrow search for Higgs boson 09-12-2011 09:55 AM

    Geneva: CERN physicists have moved the focus of their search for the Higgs boson, the particle many think gave the universe form after the Big Bang 13.7 billion years ago, to a narrow band on the mass spectrum, a spokesman said on Wednesday. And science bloggers close to the research...