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Tantalizing Signs of Higgs Boson Found By U.S. Tevatron Collider


By Rebecca Boyle Posted 07.02.2012

If the Tevatron was a metal detector sweeping across a proverbial beach, the beeps of discovery would have been coming in very close succession at the end of its life. It was, we have learned, extremely close to finding the treasured Higgs boson … and then, last September, it shut down. Only another, more powerful detector, owned by someone else, will finally be able to grab it.