1. The Higgs Field and its Role in Creating Mass


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    Part 3 of 4: We meet the Higgs field, and also consider aspects of empty space and the universe. Two demonstrations are used to model how the Higgs field gives mass to particles: sugar and ping-pong…

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    • Introduction to a Stunning Discovery


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      Part 1 of 4: This segment outlines the presentation and introduces the large hadron collider (LHC), the massive ATLAS and CMS experiments, and the economic scale and human scale of the experiments.…

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      • Teaching a Grant Proposal in the Natural Sciences


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        A screencast made by Prof. Jordynn Jack of UNC's Writing Program on how to teach a grant proposal for Unit 1 of English 105.

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        • Mass and Fields


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          Part 2 of 4: We examine the concept of mass from the different perspectives of Newton and Einstein. Fields are introduced, starting with the familiar gravitational and magnetic fields. Our modern…

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          • Stewardship of the Universe - Global Gathering


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            In this plenary session, Bruno Guiderdoni, Director of Research at the French National Centre for Scientific Research, explains how science drives us to acknowledge the need for and power of love.

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            • The Experiment and Data; and What’s Next?


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              Part 4 of 4: How do ATLAS and CMS actually "see" individual Higgs particles? Here’s an opportunity for you to join the search for Higgs particles and other things at http://atlas-live.cern.ch/…

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              • Terry DeWitt interview


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                Ouachita April 2007

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                • New Kids on the Block: Graduation Rate Champion David Laude


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                  Editor’s note: David Laude, currently interim dean of the College of Natural Sciences, will begin serving as Graduation Rate Champion on July 15. During one of a series of interviews with new…

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