CERN Announce Observation of the Heaviest Boson Ever!

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CERN Announce Observation of the Heaviest Boson Ever!

Post by bipedalhumanoid » Wed Jul 04, 2012 10:18 am

...and strongly suggest that this could be the Higgs Boson.

http://press.web.cern.ch/press/PressRel ... 7.12E.html


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Phil Plait wieghs in...

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badas ... /04/higgs/
"The fact of your own existence is the most astonishing fact you will ever have to face. Don’t you ever get used to it." - Richard Dawkins... being shrill and offensive again I suppose.
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Re: CERN Announce Observation of the Heaviest Boson Ever!

Post by chemicals » Wed Jul 04, 2012 11:05 am

of course the creationist quote mine will be

"Atheist Scientists discover God" ...............particle
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Re: CERN Announce Observation of the Heaviest Boson Ever!

Post by aZerogodist » Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:05 pm

The Irishexaminer headline is like a parody
Scientists hail 'God particle' find
http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingne ... 57800.html

Almost expected to see a photo of a group of physicist on their knees bowing to the LHC, though they probably did :)

I doubt it would get as much media attention if it was called 'the goddamn particle'
http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Higgs_boson
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Re: CERN Announce Observation of the Heaviest Boson Ever!

Post by bipedalhumanoid » Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:11 pm

chemicals wrote:of course the creationist quote mine will be

"Atheist Scientists discover God" ...............particle
chemicals wrote:of course the creationist quote mine will be

"Atheist Scientists discover God" ...............particle

At least it has shut them up about killer strangelets and mini black holes!
"The fact of your own existence is the most astonishing fact you will ever have to face. Don’t you ever get used to it." - Richard Dawkins... being shrill and offensive again I suppose.
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