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 ...
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    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 Higgs Boson Discovery [Video]
    The discovery of the higgs boson is a huge step forward to understanding the origins of the universe, but for Stephen Hawking, it means that he’s out $100. The famous theoretical physicist made a $100 bet with Gordon Kane that the higgs boson would never ...
    07/5/2012 - 5:07 am | View Link
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