Most Wanted Particle

Jon Butterworth
Item #82136

The Inside Story of the Hunt for the Higgs, the Heart of the Future of Physics
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Description
Physicist Jon Butterworth explores the topic of Higgs boson; the missing link between the birth of our universe and the tangible world we live in today. For over 50 years scientists have wondered: Does it exist? Read about Jon's first inside account of that uncertain time, when an entire field hinged on a single particle and life at the cutting edge of science meant media scrutiny, light-night pub debates and countless hours at the collider itself. As Butterworth explains, our first glimpse of the elusive Higgs brings us a giant step closer to understanding the universe - and points the way to an entirely new kind of physics. 
Author: Jon Butterworth
Size: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.2 inches
Pages: 304
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