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Dogfooding Higgs with the Turing Turtle

A while back, I wrote Turing Drawings, a JavaScript web app which uses randomly generated Turing machines to produce animated drawings on an HTML5 canvas… 274 more words


Zombies at CERN

Not everyone who knows me, knows that I like horror films, but I do! In fact, I’m a particular fan of zombie films. I’m such a fan, I even made a feature length one with fellow zombie-loving physicists a few years ago at CERN! 606 more words


My Paper was Rejected... Again

A month ago, I submitted an updated version of my basic block versioning paper to an academic conference (the previous version can be viewed here… 699 more words


Science Explained: What Is The Higgs Boson?

The Higgs Boson, or also known as the God Particle, is a subatomic particle whose existence is predicted by the theory that unified the weak and electromagnetic interactions. 887 more words


Higgs discovery two years on (2: Higgs analysis and statistical flukes)

I’m reblogging a few of the Higgs posts, with some updated remarks, on this two-year anniversary of the discovery. (The first was in my last post… 2,904 more words


Higgs Boson and Beyond

In my last post, I wrote about the second year anniversary of the Higgs boson discovery, so it was very timely that the weekend directly afterwards I spent at the… 465 more words