Battle to Stop Chemical Warfare Wins 2013 Nobel Peace Prize

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Graphic: Jonathunder/Wikimedia Commons The use of a lethal chemical agent in Syria this summer time underscores the continuing danger that these kinds of horrific weapons pose. The Business for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has led the global charge to ban chemical weapons, and the  Norwegian Nobel Committee has…

Could the Higgs Nobel Be the Stop of Particle Physics?

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Spelling out the finish? Graphic: Claudia Marcelloni/CERN Gravity’s Engines One of The Barnes and Noble Overview Editors’ Picks: Best Nonfiction of 2012 Chosen by The Christian Science Keep track of as a single of “21 wise nonfiction titles… Read through More » Editor’s note: The subsequent essay is reprinted with authorization from…

Higgs Boson Predictors Awarded the 2013 Nobel Physics Prize

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NOBEL WINNERS: Francois Englert, left, and Peter Higgs shared the 2013 Nobel Prize in physics for their prediction of the Higgs boson particle. Image: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Gravity’s Engines One particular of The Barnes and Noble Overview Editors’ Picks: Best Nonfiction of 2012 Chosen by The Christian Science Keep…