Monthly Archives: March 2013

LHC Higgs animations

When a Higgs (or Higgs-like particle) is formed at the LHC it immediately decays, but the particles it decays to can be predicted by theory. The two main experiments, ATLAS and CMS, are designed to look for some of these … Continue reading

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Book Review: From X-Rays to Quarks

From X-rays to Quarks: Modern Physicists and Their Discoveries by Emilio Segre In my review of the chronological prequel* to From X-Rays to Quarks (hereafter FXQ) entitled From Falling Bodies to Radio Waves (hereafter FFR) I mentioned that it was … Continue reading

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