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Discovering the 'God Particle' (VOA On Assignment)i
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January 04, 2013 4:04 PM
On Assignment's Alex Villarreal interviews VOA Midwest Correspondent Kane Farabaugh on the 2012 discovery of a subatomic particle fitting the description of the Higgs Boson. Scientists called the finding of the so-called "God Particle" historic.

Discovering the 'God Particle' (VOA On Assignment)

Published January 04, 2013

On Assignment's Alex Villarreal interviews VOA Midwest Correspondent Kane Farabaugh on the 2012 discovery of a subatomic particle fitting the description of the Higgs Boson. Scientists called the finding of the so-called "God Particle" historic.

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"VOA's Eyes and Ears in Egypt"

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