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.

Topics:  discovery   
BING NEWS:
  • Stephen Hawking Loses $100 Betting Against The God Particle
    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 never be found. "Never" is often a losing proposition in science, and this was no different.
    07/11/2012 - 1:18 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses bet on ‘God particle’
    Hawking said: “This is an important result that should earn Peter Higgs the Nobel Prize. “It is a pity in a way, because the great advances in physics have come from experiments that gave results we didn’t expect. “For this reason I had a bet with ...
    07/5/2012 - 2:07 pm | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses $100 bet on Higgs boson-like 'God particle'
    The bet came due Wednesday after scientists from the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva claimed the discovery of what they say could be a Higgs boson, a long-theorized subatomic smidgen named for Peter Higgs, a British physicist who four decades ago predicted ...
    07/5/2012 - 7:01 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses bet over "God particle" breakthrough
    A bet the Brit waged with another physicist about Higgs' research went buzzy Thursday morning. While Hawking told the BBC he said Higgs deserved the Nobel Prize, he had little faith in the scientist's undertaking. "I had a bet with Gordon Kane of Michigan ...
    07/5/2012 - 5:08 am | View Link
  • Stephen Hawking loses $100 bet over 'God particle' discover
    The 70-year-old theoretical physicist lost a 100-dollar bet as he believed that the Higgs Boson wouldn’t be found. Stephen Hawking has said that Peter Higgs deserved a Nobel Prize for the groundbreaking discovery of the “God particle”, but admitted ...
    07/5/2012 - 2:17 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking nacque l'8 gennaio 1942 dallo scienziato Frank Hawking (1905-1986) e da Isobel Eileen Walker (1915-2013). Nonostante i disagi finanziari delle ...
    04/25/2017 - 10:55 am | View Website
  • Sheldon Cooper | The Big Bang Theory Wiki | Fandom powered ...
    Biography Early Life. Sheldon was born in a Walmart in Galveston, Texas to George Cooper Sr. and Mary Cooper, and was officiated at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital ...
    04/24/2017 - 6:49 pm | View Website
  • Science and technology news │New Scientist
    Breaking science and technology news from around the world. Exclusive stories and expert analysis on space, technology, health, physics, life and Earth
    04/24/2017 - 11:03 am | View Website
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen William Hawking, CH, CBE, FRS, FRSA (i / ˈ s t iː v ə n ˈ h ɔː k ɪ ŋ /; born 8 January 1942) is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author ...
    04/24/2017 - 1:45 am | View Website
  • Cairngorms
    Although The Cairngorms are within the Cairngorms National Park, they are only a part of it. Watson (1975) delineates the main Cairngorm massif as being between ...
    04/23/2017 - 9:20 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News