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With the power of an early universe in its control, what will the LHC find next?
Mar 5, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
The hunt for the source of dark matter is one of the most hotly anticipated searches of our time and the Higgs boson might be able to light the way to a possible dark matter discovery.
Dec 17, 2014 08:11 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In a proposed experiment for the newly-recommissioned Large Hadron Collider, physicists want to focus on the Higgs boson for clues as to why the universe is filled with matter and not antimatter.
Jun 23, 2014 02:23 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Physicists of one LHC experiment have announced tantalizing evidence that the Higgs doesn't only decay into other bosons; it also has the ability to decay into fermions. Continue reading →
Apr 17, 2013 06:07 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
World-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has conceded that he was likely wrong about his view that the Higgs boson doesn't exist -- an outcome he doesn't find very exciting. ->
Feb 19, 2013 01:06 PM ET // Irene Klotz
New calculations by physicists characterizing the Higgs particle shows the Universe may have a sell-by date.
Jul 3, 2012 12:22 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
Called "the God Particle" the Higgs boson could change our view of the universe... if only we could find it!