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Texas Scientists Regret Loss of Higgs Boson Quest 652

MarkWhittington writes "The probable discovery of the Higgs Boson particle is greeted as bittersweet news in Texas. Had the Superconducting Super Collider, at one time under construction in Waxahachie, Texas, not been cancelled by Congress in 1993 the Higgs Boson might have been confirmed a decade ago, some believe, and in America."
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Texas Scientists Regret Loss of Higgs Boson Quest

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