UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG: Applied physics ‘bankrolls’ fundamental research
PHYSICS AT WORK: Scientists are seen working on the ATLAS experiment, one of four experiments on the Large Hadron Collider. The Large Hadron Collider is a particle accelerator, 27km long, that straddles the border between France and Switzerland. Picture: CERN
Where the 'God particle' was found
The tracks of an elementary particle found in the Large Hadron Collider are likely the Higgs boson, analysis shows according to the physicists at CERN.