Sean Carroll had some great posts about the recent Higgs boson announcement. In particular the video he posted is quite moving, especially when Peter Higgs is shown saying he did not expect it in his lifetime. The enthusiasm is contagious.
Author: Nathan Taylor
I blog at http://praxtime.com on tech trends and the near future. I'm on twitter as @ntaylor963.
Science on the cusp of mainstream
William Gibson has a deservedly famous quote: The future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed. Normally this is applied to technology, like smartphone adoption.