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…