The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) has picked up tantalising fluctuations which might - or might not - be hints of the sought-after Higgs boson particle... Without the Higgs, physicists cannot explain why particles have mass. BBC News, 23/7/11
One inverse femtobarn of data
May have revealed
The Higgs boson particle to be real.
Massive news. More later.
This poem is included in the collection 'Tiny Disturbances', published by Acumen on 1 June, 2012