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Hawking reveals 'Big Bang' bet


Professor Stephen Hawking has revealed he has a bet that the LHC will not find the Higgs boson - the most highly sought-after particle in physics.

But he did tell the BBC's Christine McGourty that "the most exciting result would be something we don't expect".


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