Cern & Religion Overview

    • CERN

      The acronym stands for Conseil Européen de Recherche Nucléaire [European Council for Nuclear Research]. A provisional group was founded in 1952. It morphed into the European Organization for Nuclear Research in 1954, but kept the original name, which reflects the conviction at the time that the atom’s nucleus contained all the clues needed for understanding matter. Today... Read more »
    • The God Particle

      What Dr. Lederman calls "The God particle" is the Higgs boson, a subatomic particle that is postulated to exist, but (as of March, 2009) has not yet been detected. This particle has been postulated because, according to current physical theory, its interactions with other particles in the subatomic realm would offer some explanation of the masses of these particles. Finding it would be a spectacular... Read more »

 


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