Britain's Professor Peter Higgs pauses, during a press conference, in Edinburgh, Scotland Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Nearly 50 years after they came up with the theory, but little more than a year since ... more 
Britain's Professor Peter Higgs pauses, during a press conference, in Edinburgh, Scotland Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. Nearly 50 years after they came up with the theory, but little more than a year since the world's biggest atom smasher delivered the proof, Professor Higgs and Belgian colleague Francois Englert won the Nobel Prize in physics Tuesday for helping to explain how matter formed after the Big Bang. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Scott Heppell
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 10:02 AM EDT