The Atom Smashers
Explore the quest for the Higgs boson "God particle."
Episode: The Atom Smashers
Physics, politics and international competition collide as scientists race to find one of the most elusive sub-atomic particles ever theorized: the Higgs boson. After funding cut backs, Fermilab (a premier U.S. government research laboratory focusing on particle physics) is struggling to survive. Explore the quest for the "God particle."• Visit the The Atom Smashers webpage
Episode Expires: Sat 04 Aug 2012
TV Rating: TV-PG