Tag Archives: nobel prize

Fundamental physics comes in various flavours

At the Guardian. Advertisements

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A Deeper Understanding of the Universe – from 2km Underground

At the Guardian.

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Neutrino Nobel prize: some crucial innovations and collaborations

At the Guardian.

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Nobel Prizes and Science: Theory, experiment, chicken, egg

At the Guardian.

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Nobel prize: well done Higgs theorists but what about the experimenters?

At the Guardian. See also Chapter 9.3 of Smashing Physics.

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What’s in a name? An H, an i, two g’s and an s

At the Guardian. See also Chapter 8.5 of Smashing Physics.

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(Don’t) Respect my Authority

At the Guardian.

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Nobel prize in physics: it’s not too soon for a Higgs boson to win it

At the Guardian.

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Quantum Fields and Missing Quotes

At the Guardian. See also Chapter 5.6 of Smashing Physics.

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Murray Gell-Mann on ditching what ‘everybody knows’

He started from the patterns of particles created by cosmic rays, took a name from James Joyce, and changed the way we see fundamental physics. Video at The Guardian.

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