Tag Archives: Higgs boson

How many Higgs fields might be on a head of a pin?

If you have a moment to spare, try a word association game with the word “field”. You might think of words as different as battle, baseball, oil, and strawberries. Now, if a physicist played the game, he (and occasionally she) … Continue reading

Posted in physics | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Particle Fever – How many views would it get on YouTube?

Particle Fever is a documentary film about physicists’ search for the Higgs boson. Official site, Trailer on YouTube: The movie trails milestones in the launching of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, shows some nerve-wrecking moments, and celebrates the triumph … Continue reading

Posted in movies, physics | Tagged , , | Leave a comment