Date & Time: Dec 14 2014 - 12:00pm
Location: The Press Box Restaurant - 932 Second Avenue (bet. 49th & 50th Sts.) - 2nd Floor
Speaker: PATRICK COOPER He is an adjunct professor at Cooper Union and graduate researcher at the Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics at New York University. He has authored various scientific articles on string theory,
Subject: HIGGS BOSON (The god Particle) What it is, Why it was important to prove it exists and how did they prove that it exists. The Higgs boson is named after Peter Higgs, one of six physicists who, in 1964, proposed the mechanism that suggested the existence of such a particle. On December 10, 2013 two of the original researchers, Peter Higgs and François Englert, were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work and prediction.
Cost: BRUNCH is $20, which includes a selection of Buffet Entrees, salad, one soft drink, coffee, tax and tip.