"The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men." - Plato
Thursday, July 05, 2012
Higgs Boson Explained
If you've ever wondered why we spent tens of billions of dollars looking for the Higgs boson, well this won't answer that. But it might help you understand what a Higgs boson is. Sort of. But at least it's short.
I was born in Tombstone, Arizona, but moved to California in 1959 when labor strikes at the copper mines devastated the Arizona economy. I've been moving north ever since. Pullman is as far north as I care to live and I'm looking toward reversing the drift.