Hawking Loses $100 Bet On Higgs Discovery

The apparent discovery of a particle that may explain how the universe is built has left one world-famous physicist reaching for his wallet.

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    Stephen Hawking may be a great scientist, but he’s not a particularly good gambler. Last week he lost a decade-old $100 bet with University of Michigan physicist Gordy Kane. Hawking had proposed that the elusive Higgs boson, "the God particle," would ...
    07/11/2012 - 8:50 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses $100 bet on Higgs boson-like 'God particle'
    The apparent discovery of a particle that may explain how the universe is built has left one world-famous physicist reaching for his wallet. Stephen Hawking, whose work on the laws that govern the universe has earned him a fellowship in the Royal Society ...
    07/5/2012 - 3:46 pm | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses $100 bet over `God particle` discovery
    London: Stephen Hawking has said that Peter Higgs deserved a Nobel Prize for the groundbreaking discovery of the “God particle”, but admitted that the findings have come at a cost for him. The 70-year-old theoretical physicist lost a 100-dollar bet as ...
    07/5/2012 - 9:37 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses bet over "God particle" breakthrough
    So, yep, it's a big deal. And "kind of a big deal" physicist Stephen Hawking thought the elusive mass-giving particle could never be found. A bet the Brit waged with another physicist about Higgs' research went buzzy Thursday morning. While Hawking told ...
    07/5/2012 - 5:34 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses $100 bet over 'God particle' discovery
    "I had a bet with Gordon Kane of Michigan University that the Higgs particle wouldn't be found. It seems I have just lost 100 dollars," the Telegraph quoted Hawking as saying. When Higgs first proposed that an invisible field strewn across space gave mass ...
    07/4/2012 - 11:24 pm | View Link
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