22. Blogs, big physics and breaking news

How are blogs changing the way science news develops and is reported? The commissioning of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN will offer a telling case study over the next few years. Who will be first with news of the fabled Higgs Boson, and how will we know if they're right?

Place & time

Venue: Central Hall, Westminster
Venue detail: Great Hall

Date & Time: Thursday, July 2, 2009 - 11:30 - 13:00


Producer: Jon Turney

Chair: Matin Durrani

Speaker: James Gillies, Matthew Chalmers, Tommaso Dorigo