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The Particle at the End of the Universe

How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World

By Sean Carroll
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The Particle at the End of the Universe: How the Hunt for the Higgs Boson Leads Us to the Edge of a New World by Sean Carroll

The Particle at the End of the Universe gives you a crash course in particle physics by explaining the basics of what has become known as the “standard model.” The book also details the fascinating and exciting journey that eventually led to the discovery of the elusive Higgs boson.

  • Anyone interested in physics
  • Anyone who wants to learn about the origin and the characteristics of our universe
  • Anyone curious about the Large Hadron Collider and how it works

Sean Carroll is a theoretical physicist with a Ph.D. from Harvard University and works at the California Institute of Technology. In addition to his research, Carroll also wrote the critically acclaimed book From Eternity to Here, a scientific exploration of the nature of time.

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