So the Higgs Bison is trending again, but some folks still have no clue what the big deal is. In an attempt to make things easier to understand, Jorge Cham of PhD Comics created this series of cartoons sketches and graphs following his visit to CERN, the European laboratory that operates the Large Hadron Collider. Check out the animation below which explains the experience and the words of the scientists he meets:

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