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What is the Higgs Boson?

Duration: 01:19

The Higgs boson is evidence of a field that scientists think surrounds us all the time, and that gives mass to everything in the universe.

Available since: Mon 9 Jan 2012

Credits

Series Editor
Aidan Laverty
Presenter
Jim Al-Khalili
Director
Gaby Hornsby
Producer
Gaby Hornsby

This clip is from

Horizon The Hunt for the Higgs: A Horizon Special

Horizon reveals how CERN is searching for the Higgs particle and why it is so significant.

First broadcast: 09 Jan 2012

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