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Nobel Prize-Winning Fermilab Physicist Leon Lederman Has Died

Daniel Hautzinger

Lederman, who won a Nobel Prize in 1988 for demonstrating that there are at least two kinds of particles called neutrinos, coined the Higgs boson's nickname "the God particle," and worked at Fermilab outside Chicago as well as the University of Chicago, has died at age 96.
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