What is “God Particles ” ?
God particles are “particle which imparts mass to the other particles”.
The real name of God Particle is Higgs Particle or Higgs Boson. The theory behind this ‘not-so-known’ particle was proposed by a team of 6 scientists R. Brout, F. Englert, P. Higgs, G. S. Guralnik, C. R. Hagen, and T. W. B. Kibble in year 1964. The name ‘Higgs Particle’ was taken from Peter Higgs, one original researcher from these six physicists.
Facts about God Particle:
- Symbol of God Particle or Higgs Boson: H0
- Composition: Elementary particle
- Electric Charge: 0
- Spin : 0
- Parity +1
- Color Charge: 0
Peter Higgs has been awarded with Nobel Prize on 10 December 2013 for their prediction theory and work.