Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday October 08, 2013

Peter Higgs and Francois Englert win Nobel Prize

The Nobel Prize for physics has been awarded to Peter Higgs and Francois Englert for the discovery of the Higgs boson.

"I am overwhelmed to receive this award," Higgs said in a statement released by the University of Edinburgh. "I hope this recognition of fundamental science will help raise awareness of the value of blue-sky research."