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Blue LED inventors win physics Nobel
Sweden honours two Japanese and one American scientists for the invention of energy-saving blue light-emitting diodes.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 17:55 GMT
Higgs boson may unlock the universe's most exotic mysteries
If the discovery is verified, it is time to unravel some of the most vexing scientific questions of our time.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2012 15:50 GMT
Is the search over for Higgs boson?
As the elusive particle is found after decades of research we ask if it is real and what does its discovery mean.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2012 10:15 GMT
Q&A: Discovery of the Higgs boson
Scientists discovered a particle that may have important ramifications for our understanding of how the universe works.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 11:13 GMT
What is the 'God particle'?
A brief explanation of what the Higgs boson particle is and how researchers are trying to find it
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 09:58 GMT
Best evidence yet found for 'God particle'
US physicists say they have come close to proving existence of Higgs boson days before European findings are out.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2012 09:24 GMT
Hunting the Higgs particle
Scientists at CERN continue smashing protons together, gathering more data and sifting for signs of a Higgs particle.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2012 11:29 GMT
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