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A new key to unlocking the mysteries of physics? Quantum turbulence

The recent discovery of the Higgs boson has confirmed theories about the origin of mass and, with it, offered the potential to explain other...

More likely than ever: There must be particles smaller than Higgs

Nobody has seen them yet; particles that are smaller than the Higgs particle. However theories predict their existence, and now the most important of...

Knock, knock, knocking on the proton’s weak charge

The weak force is, for laymen, the least known of the quartet of interactions that run the universe as we know it. We all experience...

‘Deep pragmatism’ as a moral engine

You could be forgiven for believing that some of the most vexing issues of our time — partisan gridlock, abortion, climate change, Middle East...

Revolution in brain science demands Higgs Boson-type collaboration

Social and life scientists from the University of Michigan and other universities are calling for a new model of cross-disciplinary collaboration to advance understanding...

Peter Higgs, Francois Englert win Nobel Prize in Physics

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2013 to François Englert, Université Libre de Bruxelles,...

On the trail of dark energy: Physicists propose Higgs boson ‘portal’

One of the biggest mysteries in contemporary particle physics and cosmology is why dark energy, which is observed to dominate energy density of the...

LHC finds Possibility of Higgs Boson Around 126GeV

In a seminar held at CERN1 today, the ATLAS2 and CMS3 experiments presented the status of their searches for the Standard Model Higgs boson....

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