This February marks the 100th anniversary of an Ohio State tradition. Since 1915, the chimes have been part of University life, housed in one of the oldest and most unique buildings on campus. WOSU’s Tom Rieland has this profile on the Chimes of Orton Hall…
OSU Professor Explains “The God Particle”
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Scientists at the world’s largest atom smasher hailed the discovery of “the missing cornerstone of physics” last week, cheering the apparent end of a decades-long quest for a new subatomic particle called the Higgs boson, often called “the God particle.”
It earned that weighty nickname because physicists think it can explain why all matter has mass and crack open a new realm of subatomic science. For a better understanding, WOSU’s Steve Brown spoke with one the Higgs boson research team’s members: Ohio State University physicist Richard Hughes. Click the play button above to hear their conversation.