Below is a cartoon explaining why physicists are so excited by the chase for the Higgs Boson, and how they’re looking for it. This was made by a hero of all grad students, Jorge Cham of “PhD Comics” fame.
The Higgs Boson Explained from PHD Comics on Vimeo.
We’re posting this here because we’re going to be talking about the Higgs Boson later this week. Stay tuned to pb.b for more.