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The weird world of quantum physics

I’d heard of quantum dice, quantum poker, quantum roulette, and even quantum Russian roulette, but a quantum horse race? I learned about this surreal game of chance last December during a symposium at the Centre…


Mr. Higgs, where are you?

The plot is thickening for the still-hidden Higgs boson. Two US-based experiments report new, hopeful hints of the slippery particle, but one of the two main detectors at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) says an…