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Dark matter existed in the universe even before the Big Bang, new research suggests
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Dark matter existed in the universe even before the Big Bang, new research suggests

The study also proposes a test for the origin of dark matter by looking at the distribution of matter in the universe.

CERN travelling science exhibit comes to India: Here's when and where you can catch it
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CERN travelling science exhibit comes to India: Here's when and where you can catch it

While in India, the CERN exhibit will be bilingual — in English and Hindi — for the benefit of the general public.

CERN scientists help Indian students decode particle physics at science conclave
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CERN scientists help Indian students decode particle physics at science conclave

The two-day event was attended by around 1,000 participants from 20 schools and one university

Major upgrade underway to boost capacity of CERN's giant particle smasher
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Major upgrade underway to boost capacity of CERN's giant particle smasher

A major upgrade began Friday for the world's most powerful proton smasher to increase the number of particle collisions inside the Large Hadron Collider

'Urge scientific community to deliberate on artificial intelligence': Full text of Narendra Modi's 41st Mann ki Baat
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'Urge scientific community to deliberate on artificial intelligence': Full text of Narendra Modi's 41st Mann ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the country in the 41st edition of his radio show Mann ki Baat.

From observer, India now becomes associate member of CERN
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From observer, India now becomes associate member of CERN

India had 'observer' status till September this year, when the CERN Council adopted a resolution upgrading its position

Peter Higgs receives Copley Medal, world’s oldest scientific prize
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Peter Higgs receives Copley Medal, world’s oldest scientific prize

Nobel prize winner Peter Higgs has joined the ranks of Charles Darwin and Albert Einstein by winning the world’s oldest scientific prize, the Royal Society’s Copley Medal, for his pioneering work on the theory of the Higgs boson, which was discovered in 2012.

'God particle' could destroy the universe, says Stephen Hawking
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'God particle' could destroy the universe, says Stephen Hawking

The elusive 'God particle' discovered by scientists in 2012 has the potential to destroy the universe, famed British physicist Stephen Hawking has warned.

God particle has potential to destroy the universe: Stephen Hawking
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God particle has potential to destroy the universe: Stephen Hawking

The elusive 'God particle' discovered by scientists in 2012 has the potential to destroy the universe, famed British physicist Stephen Hawking has warned.

Bazinga: Over 10,000 register for online course on Higgs boson
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Bazinga: Over 10,000 register for online course on Higgs boson

The course explores the scientific advancements that have led to the building of the Large Hadron Collider, in Switzerland, and to the detection of the Higgs boson particle in July 2012.

Higgs wins Nobel Prize for Physics: The ten best Higgs Boson jokes online
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Higgs wins Nobel Prize for Physics: The ten best Higgs Boson jokes online

For physicists, finding the Higgs boson meant that the Higgs field exists. For everyone else, it's a great time to make a wisecrack on Facebook or Twitter.

All you need to know about the Higgs Boson particle
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All you need to know about the Higgs Boson particle

So what is the Higgs boson, the elusive particle that physicists Peter Higgs and Francois Englert theorized about and won the Nobel Prize for on Tuesday?

Will scientist Peter Higgs, of Higgs Boson fame, finally win the Nobel?
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Will scientist Peter Higgs, of Higgs Boson fame, finally win the Nobel?

Two scientists who predicted the existence of the Higgs Boson - the mysterious particle that explains why elementary matter has mass - are Thomson Reuters' top tips to win this year's Nobel prize in physics.

Will scientist Peter Higgs, of Higgs Boson fame, finally win the Nobel?
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Will scientist Peter Higgs, of Higgs Boson fame, finally win the Nobel?

Two scientists who predicted the existence of the Higgs Boson - the mysterious particle that explains why elementary matter has mass - are Thomson Reuters' top tips to win this year's Nobel prize in physics.

Higgs Boson may help explain mysterious attributes of dark energy
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Higgs Boson may help explain mysterious attributes of dark energy

One of the biggest mysteries in contemporary particle physics and cosmology is why dark energy, which is observed to dominate energy density of the universe, has a remarkably small (but not zero) value, researchers said.

Higgs Boson may help explain mysterious attributes of dark energy
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Higgs Boson may help explain mysterious attributes of dark energy

One of the biggest mysteries in contemporary particle physics and cosmology is why dark energy, which is observed to dominate energy density of the universe, has a remarkably small (but not zero) value, researchers said.

Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters
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Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters

Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher near Geneva have announced they are confident that the new subatomic particle discovered last summer is a version of the long-sought Higgs boson. Here's all you need to know.

Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters
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Here's why the discovery of Higgs boson matters

Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher near Geneva have announced they are confident that the new subatomic particle discovered last summer is a version of the long-sought Higgs boson. Here's all you need to know.

How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe
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How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe

The mass of the so called 'God particle', uncovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Geneva, is a key ingredient in a calculation that signals the future of space and time.

How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe
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How a Higgs Boson can spell doom for the universe

The mass of the so called 'God particle', uncovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in Geneva, is a key ingredient in a calculation that signals the future of space and time.