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How Does the “God Particle” Truly Exist?

November 13th, 2013
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Would the Higgs boson exist without our thinking it existed in the first place. Is it possible that by thinking differently – about ourselves, about others, about our universe – we might begin to see things differently?

[The following article "Nobel Prize for ‘God Particle’ Discovery Prompts Deeper Questions" by Eric Nelson was originally published at onbeing.org.]

“For their revolutionary prediction of the Higgs boson – the so-called God particle – physicists Peter Higgs and Francois Englert were recently awarded the Nobel Prize in physics. Although their discovery lays the groundwork for explaining the nature and essence of pretty much everything we see, there is at least one question that remains to be answered: Where did the thought of the Higgs boson come from?

But first, a little background.” Read more