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The Particle at the End of the Universe

How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of A New World

Carroll, Sean M.

(Book - 2012)
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
The Particle at the End of the Universe
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Scientists have just announced an historic discovery on a par with the splitting of the atom: the Higgs boson, the key to understanding why mass exists has been found. Carroll takes readers behind the scenes of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN to meet the scientists and explain this landmark event. We only discovered the electron just over a hundred years ago and considering where that took us-- from nuclear energy to quantum computing-- the inventions that will result from the Higgs discovery will be world-changing.
Publisher: New York : Dutton, c2012
ISBN: 0525953590
9780525953593
Characteristics: x, 341 p., [16] p. of plates :,col. ill. ;,24 cm

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Apr 27, 2013
  • lotussmile rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

good and easy to understand.

Apr 02, 2013
  • MICHAEL JAY WITT rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Nice popular book on the Higgs particle and related things.

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