During the 2011 Europhysics Conference on High-Energy Physics (HEP 2011) press conference, CERN Director General Rolf Heuer ad libbed for the journalists an explanation of the role of the Higgs boson in the standard model of subatomic particles…with his two hands. “We know everything about the Higgs boson except whether it exists,” he concluded.
Steve Myers, CERN Director for Accelerators and Technology, gives a status report on high-energy accelerators during the joint ECFA-EPS session of HEP 2011.
A rapt audience at EPS HEP 2011.
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