Tue October 8, 2013
Higgs, Englert Win 2013 Nobel Physics Prize
Originally published on Tue October 8, 2013 6:26 am
Britain's Peter Higgs and Belgium's Francois Englert won the prize for predicting the existence of the Higgs boson. That's the particle key to explaining why elementary matter has mass. The two will share the $1.25 million prize.