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Higgs Boson (The God Particle) Found

Earlier this week, the Higgs boson was discovered – or at least, we’re almost certain it was discovered. In the science community, this is being seen as one of the biggest breakthroughs in history, but it’s clear that laypeople are feeling out of the loop. The comments on many articles are unfortunately “the more I learn about this, the more confused I become about it.” So just what is the Higgs boson, why is its discovery important, and why should we care? The simple answers are below.

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