The Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland is one of the most expensive and most anticipated science projects of all time. If the LHC ever fires up to full capacity it could mark the first time in history that scientists have been able to observe a Higgs boson particle -- a currently theoretical particle thought to be at the very core of all material existence. But the LHC has had some bad luck getting online. Just before it was scheduled to start smashing particles together in September...Read Full Story
Holger Bech Nielsen (born August 25, 1941) is a theoretical physicist considered to be one of the fathers of string theory. Holger Bech Nielsen is a professor at the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen.