Higgs: The Invention and Discovery of the 'God Particle'
Higgs: The Invention and Discovery of the 'God Particle'3.5 18 5 Author: Jim Baggott Narrator: Julian Elfer
The short answer is yes. The Higgs field is proposed as the way in which particles gain mass-a fundamental property of matter. It's the strongest indicator yet that the Standard Model of physics really does reflect the basic building blocks of our Universe. Little wonder the hunt and discovery of this new particle produced such intense media interest.
Here, Jim Baggott explains the science behind the discovery, looking at how the concept of a Higgs field was invented, how the vast experiment was carried out, and its implications on our understanding of all mass in the Universe.
More information about the audiobook:Publisher: Tantor Audio
Length: 5H 25Min
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