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Without going into details:

m_H= 125.3 \pm 0.6 GeV at 4.9 sigma confidence level (CMS)

m_H= 126.5 GeV at 5 sigma confidence level (ATLAS).


This is the discovery of a new fundamental particle. It is a boson and it’s spin is not equal to one.

You can also read the CMS press release at: http://cms.web.cern.ch/news/observation-new-particle-mass-125-gev

And the ATLAS press release at: http://atlas.ch/news/2012/latest-results-from-higgs-search.html

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