CERN physicists announced Thursday, March 14, 2013, that they are even more convinced the Higgs boson has been identified. However, now, they are not sure which type it is. Several different types of the Higgs boson are possible.
The Grasshopper leaped 262.8 feet (80.1 meters) into the air on Thursday, March 7, 2013. SpaceX continues to make successful tests of its vertical takeoff and vertical landing (VTVL) vehicle. See the video.
According to a March 2013 article published in the journal PLOS One, forest elephants in central Africa are being illegally killed (poached) in extremely large numbers by humans who are out for their ivory. What are we going to do about this?
The Comet Pan-STARRS, also known as C/2011 L4, is traveling inside the orbit of the planet Mercury, and will become even brighter as it continues its trip toward the Sun. See it over your local sky in March 2013.