What is the Higgs boson?

In 1964, physicist Peter Higgs proposed a mechanism of production of particles within the framework of particle physics. According to him and other physicists, the forces and properties between elementary particles are accounted for by the so-called Standard Model, a framework established…

When will we be able to travel to Mars?

We’re close to taking vacations on Mars…only in the movies. According to experts, at least one round of technological advances remains between us and safe travels to and from the Red Planet. This planet is actually the hardest…

Have we found the Higgs boson yet?

Some years after CERN announced it had found what was believed to be a Higgs boson particle, it was confirmed that this was indeed the case, as the Standard Model of particle physics predicted. This made some scientists…