God Particle’ Detected?: Higgs Boson Experiment Bearing Fruit

Creating new particles by smashing light speed traveling protons together in the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland is producing breakthroughs in physics. CERN spokesman Guido Tonelli explains the experiment and why it’s important. Credit: [...]

CERN director says LHC will find God Particle by end of the year

The Large Hadron Collider is to be switched off at the end of the year to undergo a major upgrade, but scientists hope to have achieved one of the machine’s major goals by the time it does – proving the existence of the so called God [...]