Tag Archives: Higgs

Sizing up a new particle accelerator, and the ‘cosmic stupid’ limit

At the Guardian.

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Phase transitions: steam engines, Dark Matter and the Higgs

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Why so much excitement over the Higgs boson?

On 5th September I talked to Robyn Williams of ABC (Australia) The Science Show in a basement room at UCL. We covered the Higgs, the LHC, Smashing Physics, all kinds of things, and he recorded it on a very elderly … Continue reading

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Majorana particles – Fundamentally confusing

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Belief, bias and Bayes

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Five sigma and all that

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What does it feel like when everyone else finds the Higgs, and you don’t?

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The bosons that demanded a Higgs

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Smashing Physics: how we discovered the Higgs boson – podcast

Another Science podcast for the Guardian. With Ian Sample.

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Two years ago the discovery of the Higgs boson was announced. What’s new?

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