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Prof Peter Higgs in Durham

Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Higgs is visiting Durham University today, November 5.

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Newcastle-born scientist visits Durham University

Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Higgs. Credit: David Cheskin/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Higgs is visiting Durham University today, November 5.

The physicist, who is originally from Newcastle, was awarded the Nobel Prize for his theory predicting the Higgs boson.

He will be giving a lecture to students this afternoon.

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