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#4645329 - 04/17/24 12:28 AM Peter Higgs was 94  
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Nobody posted this yet, I guess...pretty good to predict accurately one of the key elements of physics decades before it could be discovered and then have the good sense to live long enough to see that discovery realised!

https://www.theguardian.com/science...-who-discovered-higgs-boson-dies-aged-94

Last edited by Rick_Rawlings; 04/17/24 12:29 AM. Reason: *autocorrect got the title as Peter Highs...

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#4645332 - 04/17/24 02:13 AM Re: Peter Higgs was 94 [Re: Rick_Rawlings]  
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I had heard of his work. An outstanding scientist.

Rest in peace.

#4645335 - 04/17/24 04:55 AM Re: Peter Higgs was 94 [Re: Rick_Rawlings]  
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#%&*$# shame. We're still not a lot closer to harnessing the boson/field, yet. I look forward to the day when we can decouple matter from spacetime.


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