Progressive Proselytizing: The God particle, and what it has to do with God

Oh how I wish the recently demonstrated Higgs Boson, which bestows mass on particles, had never acquired the moniker the ‘God Particle’. I suppose there is one benefit: it increases the attention and coverage about a very cool and significant question, just solved, in particle physics. But it does so with the false implication that ...

LeDaro: Stephen Hawking loses $100 on ‘God particle’ discovery

Nonetheless, he is still deeply in love with Marilyn Monroe. 🙂 Her picture  is displayed prominently in his office.