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Planck Result Perspective

Simon White Director of Max Planck Institut für Astrophysik giving today’s Physics Colloquium at ACP on the Planck Results Likely to be interesting, hence the semi-liveblog. Starts with description of the collaboration and historical perspective; Penzias and Wilson, COBE and WMAP Cute ESA video showing Planck science Even better ESA video explaining stuff Very good…

Back at the LHC Shows the Way workshop at the Aspen Center for Physics – more discussion of Higgs alternatives and peculiar branching ratios. No, the branching ratios for the different decay modes of the 125 GeV boson that is putatively the Higgs are not anomalous at a statistically significant level, but, they are off…

AAS: first will be last

So all good things must come to an end, and the 3000 or so astronomers disperse from SEA-TAC to destinations worldwide.