Here’s What the Higgs Boson Sounds Like
“The Higgs…was discovered due to a data anomaly. And now, that data set — and that anomaly — have been set to music. Or, more precisely, music has emerged from that data set and that anomaly.
That music being, precisely, an upbeat melody that resembles the habanera, a tango-like Cuban dance.
The researcher Domenico Vicinanza, product manager at DANTE and both a musician and an engineer, led the Higgs sonification project — collaborating with Mariapaola Sorrentino of the ASTRA Project and Giuseppe La Rocca of Catania’s INFN, who spearheaded the effort’s computing framework. “
Tuesday July 10th