By Ben Allanach. At the Guardian.
Tags » Supersymmetry
No one FOUND the Higgs boson! They found a hole where they wanted it to be. That only proves they found a hole, not what anti-particle could be there or what particle was there they couldn’t detect. 178 more words
Relating different charge densities gives black rings with non-trivial profiles with smooth horizons.
There is a rich space of solutions in five-dimensional supergravity, including smooth horizonless supertube solutions and black ring solutions. 326 more words
Particle Fever is an engaging documentary into the geeky lives of theoretical and experimental physicists. The movie covers five years from before the first attempt to emit a beam of light in the Large Hadron Collider until the presentation of data from repeated successful collisions, data that suggested the existence of the Higgs boson, dubbed “the God particle” in mainstream media. 708 more words
Within the existing laws and models within physics there are four forces which have been proven to occur. Gravity is probably the most obvious, as on Earth if we drop an object it will always fall to the floor. 932 more words