Nobel Physics Prize Goes to 'God Particle' Theorists

Francois Englert of Belgium and Peter Higgs of Britain have won the 2013 Nobel Prize for physics for the discovery of the so-called “God particle.”

2013 Nobel Prize in Physics ​​Staffan Normark of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced the winners Tuesday in Stockholm, describing the discovery as “something very small that makes all the difference.”

He said, “And the Academy citation runs: ‘For the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes …

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