You get to work. This thing isn’t going to measure its own properties, you know.
If you don’t feel like working, here are some links to news stories about yesterday’s event.
- “Observed! SMU’s CERN physicists confirm new particle; Higgs ‘God particle’ opens new frontier of exploration” (SMU Research)
- “Physicists Declare Victory in Higgs Hunt” (Nature)
- “At Long Last, Physicists Discover Famed Higgs Boson.” (ScienceNOW)
- “Physicists Find Elusive Particle Seen as Key to Universe” (The New York Times)