There Is No “God Particle”

According to The New York Times (and many other media outlets), Physicists working at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider said Wednesday that they had discovered a new subatomic particle that looks for all the world like the Higgs boson, a potential key to an understanding of why elementary particles have mass and indeed to the existence of diversity and life in the universe. I've been following this development with interest: Joe Incandela, of the University of California, Santa Barbara...called t … [Read more...]