HomeGeekeryWhat in the World is Higgs Boson? July 6, 2012This post may include affiliate links. Please see our disclosure policy. What is Higgs Boson Are you asking What is Higgs Boson? We did! I’ve seen this term trending for the last week. Every attempt at finding out what this thing is has left me in a big ball of DWEEB to me, way beyond geek. I typically understand geek – not dweeb. So let’s rewind: Wednesday, July 4, 2012 – it was announced that the scientists working with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN announced that they had discovered a particle which appeared to fit the profile of Higgs boson. So what is Higgs Boson and why is it important? And can someone PLEASE explain this to me in normal human language with words that I don’t have to google every minute? Well sure enough, MinutePhysics comes to the rescue! Explaining Higgs Boson Video This video was good at explaining Higgs Boson basics. Give a watch and come a way a little smarter and nerdier. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Uh5mTxRQcg&feature=player_embedded#! More Explaining Higgs Boson videos coming – will post those as they go live. Fascinating? Boring? or Over-hyped? What Do You Think? via Geek Sugar Follow Digital Mom's board Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website * Copy This Password * * Type Or Paste Password Here * Comment Current ye@r * Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.