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Antarctica is Filipino scientist's laboratory

May 07, 2013 - 3:53 PM

As Filipinos endure the summer heat a Filipino American scientist deals with months of darkness sub zero temperatures and isolation

WORKING IN THE COLD. Blaise Kuo Tiong checks on one of IceCube's equipment buried in the Antarctic ice. Photo courtesy of Blaise Kuo Tiong

A Filipino in Antarctica: Cold continent, hot science

May 05, 2013 - 9:54 PM

Meet Blaise Kuo Tiong a Filipino scientist studying neutrinos at the world s southernmost point

Filipino scientist Blaise Kuo Tiong at the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory. Photo courtesy of Blaise Kuo Tiong

New data 'strongly indicates' particle is Higgs boson

Mar 14, 2013 - 8:55 PM

The European Organisation for Nuclear Research says two of the characteristics of the subatomic particle discovered in 2012 indicates that it could be a Higgs

Proton-proton collision in the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment producing four high-energy muons (red lines). The event shows characteristics expected from the decay of a Higgs boson but it is also consistent with background Standard Model physics processes. Photo courtesy of CERN/CMS