What is a Higgs Boson?

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What is a Higgs Boson?
« on: 03/12/2015 06:18:51 »
Was the particle detected at CERN a Higgs Boson or an imposter??


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Re: What is a Higgs Boson?
« Reply #1 on: 03/12/2015 08:37:26 »
The official line is that it is believed to be a Higgs Boson.

It is less clear that it is the only Higgs Boson.
Some theories predict up to 5 Higgs bosons.

With the new supercharged LHC up and running, they should be able to collect some more data about it (and its possible siblings) at a faster rate than previously.