What is the Higgs boson?

Date:5 July 2012 Tags:, ,

John Ellis, theoretical physicist, answers the question “What is the Higgs boson?”

On 4 July 2012, CERN held a scientific seminar to deliver the latest update in the search for the Higgs boson.

Physicists on experiments at the Large Hadron Collider have indeed observed a new particle that future analysis may show to be the long-sought Higgs boson, the missing piece in the Standard Model of particle physics. Read more: New particle observed at Large Hadron Collider

Produced by: CERN Video Productions

 

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