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Particle Fever Hits VOD: How Indie Cinema Happens

Jesse Damiani | Posted 09.14.2014 | Entertainment
Jesse Damiani

This summer may pack plenty of silver-screen explosions, but how many of them tell you what you're made of?

Particle Fever

Francis Levy | Posted 06.02.2014 | Education
Francis Levy

If the Higgs Boson had turned out to be 115 gigaelectonvolts it would have supported the theoretical notion of supersymmetry, filling in the missing ...

WATCH: Famous Higgs Particle Explained By Its Namesake

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.18.2014 | Science

Does the Higgs boson still leave you scratching your head? Scientists at CERN in Switzerland made a huge splash in 2012 when they discovered what t...

Science or Scientists in the Spotlight? A Wandering Scientist Asks

Menas C. Kafatos | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Menas C. Kafatos

The tenet of science is that there is objective truth. Scientific truth is after all more enduring, while a scientist's fame can be fleeting.

2 Win Nobel Prize For Physics

Posted 10.09.2013 | Science

Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs won the 2013 Nobel Prize For Physics on Tuesday for their research into the Higgs boson particle, nicknamed the "G...

Is It Possible To Predict Nobel Prize Winners?

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 10.06.2012 | Science

STOCKHOLM -- Guessing who will win a Nobel Prize is a bit like forecasting the stock market: Experts don't seem to do it any better than laymen. So i...

God And The God Particle

Karl Giberson, Ph.D | Posted 09.08.2012 | Religion
Karl Giberson, Ph.D

As remarkable as our progress has been in understanding the deep laws of physics, mysteries persist. Under each layer of understanding lies a new layer of questions

Who Should Get Nobel Prize For Higgs Discovery?

Posted 07.08.2012 | Science

By: Francie Diep, InnovationNewsDaily Staff Writer Published: 07/06/2012 06:03 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily There's the science, and then there's...

There's No God (Damn) Particle

Tony Phillips | Posted 09.02.2012 | Comedy
Tony Phillips

I imagine an international physics symposium must be rather like Lord of the Flies, only very clean and with laptops and accents. Here's something no one in a white coat will say outright, "Of course we didn't really find anything." But they didn't. They can't.

Oh Where, Oh Where Has My Little Higgs Gone?

Tony Phillips | Posted 05.28.2012 | Comedy
Tony Phillips

They say crazy is as crazy does and few kinds of crazy do as much craziness as the kind embodied by particle physicists. I said it. They're crazy. The lot of 'em.

Straight Answers On The 'God Particle'

Posted 01.05.2012 | Science

With all the media coverage of CERN's search for the Higgs Boson—sometimes called the 'God Particle'—it's hard to know what's really at stake. Are...

Does The Secret Of The Universe Lie Underground?

AP | Patrick Baert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

British scientist Peter Higgs, whose work is the cornerstone of modern physics, said Monday he is putting champagne on ice in the hope a new experimen...