Oxford’s work in the Higgs boson-like particle discovery

Dr Alan Barr explains all in this podcast – http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/higgs-boson-particle-discovery-claimed-large-hadron-collider-audio Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider claim the discovery of a particle believed to be the long-sought Higgs boson. Alan Barr of Oxford University’s Department of Physics, UK physics coordinator … Continue reading

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Demography – The retreat of mortality

Is mortality in retreat? Professor David Coleman from Dept of Social Policy, University of Oxford, enthusiastically tackles this great question as part of his “Demographic Trends and Problems of the Modern World” lecture series. In a talk entitled ‘The retreat … Continue reading

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