Did they really detect the Higgs Boson?Dr. Dave Goldberg12/14/11 1:00pmFiled to: Ask a physicistPhysicsHiggs bosonCERNToplarge hadron collider822EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe news out of Geneva gives a tantalizing first taste of really discovering the Higgs Boson. Is this for real? In this week's "Ask a Physicist," we do a round-up of all things Higgs-related.AdvertisementTop image credit: CERNIf you hang out in some of the nerdier websites (including this one), you probably couldn't help but get excited about yesterday's news regarding the Higgs Boson. If you somehow missed it, here's the breakdown.