Peter Higgs awarded medal by Royal Society of Edinburgh

Peter Higgs, Professor Emeritus at the University of Edinburgh

Professor Peter Higgs has been presented with a specially-commissioned medal in recognition of his outstanding work, which led to the discovery of a Higgs-like boson.

“Professor Higgs’ achievements have shaped Man’s understanding of Nature at the most fundamental level.” Professor Sir John Arbuthnott, President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

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