Archives for November 4, 2010

The Horror of the Higgs

“We hates it, we hates it, we hates it for ever!” –Gollum, from the Hobbit Don’t get me wrong. The Higgs is an absolutely wonderful mechanism, and I’ve very optimistic that the last particle of the standard model — the Higgs Boson — will be found over the next few years, either at the Large…