Wednes Day Links

Today is kind of a big deal - the Nobel Prize for Physics has been awarded to Peter Higgs and Francois Englert for their work in the '60s which has lead to the concept of the mass-enabling particle the Higgs Boson which, in turn, provides evidence for the Higgs Field. Check out some of the links below - especially the MinutePhysics videos for a great introduction to the subject.

"Nearly five decades ago, Peter Higgs sent physicists on a chase to find a particle that gives the universe its mass. Today, at age 84, he, along with physicist François Englert, received the Nobel Prize in physics for their work." The Atlantic