CERN

FILE - In this Wednesday, July 4, 2012, file photo, Belgian physicist Francois Englert, left, and British physicist Peter Higgs answer a journalist's question about the Higgs boson at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Meyrin, near Geneva. Englert and Higgs were awarded the Nobel physics prize on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Keystone, Martial Trezzini, File)

Englert, Higgs win physics Nobel for particle mass

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Francois Englert of Belgium and Peter Higgs of Britain won the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for their theory on how the most basic building blocks of the universe acquire […]

10/08/2013

Google Glass

Students to explore filmmaking with Google Glass

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beauty is in the eye of the Google Glass wearer. At least that’s what the Internet search giant hopes a handful of young filmmakers will discover. Google is enlisting film students […]

07/30/2013

Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web. (AP Photo)

20th anniversary of open World Wide Web

Twenty years ago, on April 30, 1993, CERN set the World Wide Web free. To celebrate the 20th anniversary, the research institute relaunched the first webpage, which initially experienced connectivity issues due to high demand.

04/30/2013

Researchers on verge of discovering new 'God' particle

(AP) – Scientists say the world’s biggest atom smasher plans to announce Wednesday enough evidence has been gathered to show that the long-sought “God particle” answering fundamental questions about the universe does indeed exist. But […]

07/02/2012

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