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The Search for "The God Particle"

Higgs Boson

Just over a year ago, a group of physicists at CERN, Switzerland, made a momentous announcement: they'd found the Higgs boson, popularly known as "the God Particle."  Astrophysicist Sean Carroll takes us behind the scenes at the search for the Higgs boson, a discovery that took $9 billion, decades of effort, and the work of thousands of researchers at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland.  Join us at 8:00 as Dr. Carroll gives the 11th Annual Bartlett Lecture at the Linda Hall Library in Kansas City, Missouri.


Audio of this lecture was provided by The VideoWorks, Inc., of Roeland Park, with permission of the Linda Hall Library. 

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