physics http://kcur.org en Getting The Particle-ulars Of The Higgs-Boson http://kcur.org/post/getting-particle-ulars-higgs-boson <p></p><p>The <strong>Higgs-Boson</strong> is said to be the<strong> key to understanding why mass exists</strong> and how atoms are possible. Some call it "<strong>The God Particle</strong>."</p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:49:49 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 35109 at http://kcur.org Getting The Particle-ulars Of The Higgs-Boson How Science Will Shape Our Lives By The Year 2100 http://kcur.org/post/how-science-will-shape-our-lives-year-2100 <p>X-ray vision, <b>doubled life spans</b>, lots of <b>robots,</b> and <b>zoos filled with animals</b> that are <b>now extinct</b>.</p><p>It may sound like a <b>science fiction</b> novel from your childhood, but this is the <b>not-too-distant future</b> envisioned by quantum physicist <b>Michio </b><b>Kaku</b> in his book <em>Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100</em>.</p><p> Tue, 27 Dec 2011 15:45:00 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 9687 at http://kcur.org How Science Will Shape Our Lives By The Year 2100