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Nobel prize: well done Higgs theorists but what about the experimenters?

Full credit to Higgs and Englert for Cern Large Hadron Collider discovery, but the Nobel falsely promotes view of ‘lone genius’ At the Guardian. See also Chapter 9.3 of Smashing Physics.

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What’s in a name? An H, an i, two g’s and an s

At the Guardian. See also Chapter 8.5 of Smashing Physics.

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(Don’t) Respect my Authority

A venue, a role, an award, can lend authority. But it’s only a loan. At the Guardian.

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Nobel prize in physics: it’s not too soon for a Higgs boson to win it

At the Guardian.

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