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The Importance of the Higgs Boson

Lecture no. 1 from the course: The Higgs Boson and Beyond

The Importance of the Higgs Boson

Taught by Professor Sean Carroll | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Why was the discovery of the Higgs boson such a big deal? That’s the key question that Professor Carroll tackles in his illuminating introduction. Take a fascinating dive into the world of modern particle physics and see how the Higgs is the missing piece of a scientific puzzle that helps us understand the “rules” for the universe.


May 18, 2016