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Higgs-like particle 'discovered' in Geneva

Cern scientists reporting from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) have claimed the discovery of a new particle consistent with the Higgs boson.

The particle has been the subject of a 45-year hunt to explain how matter attains its mass.

Pallab Ghosh reports.

  • 04 Jul 2012
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