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Higgs Discovery: The Power of Empty Space

Higgs Discovery: The Power of Empty Space

by Lisa Randall

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780062300478
Pages: 112
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 3 Mb
Date posting: 2020-10-25
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On July 4, 2012, physicists at the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva madehistory when they discovered an entirely new type of subatomic particle that many scientists believe is the Higgs boson. For forty years, physicists searched for this capstone to the Standard Model of particle physics—the theory that describes both the most elementary components that are known in matter and the forces through which they interact. This particle points to the Higgs field, which provides the key to understanding why elementary ...