Peter Higgs: I wouldn’t be productive enough for today’s academic system

Physicist doubts work like Higgs boson identification achievable now as academics are expected to ‘keep churning out papers’ The Guardian, Friday 6 December 2013 17.37 GMT Peter Higgs: ‘Today I wouldn’t get an academic job. It’s as simple as that’. Photograph: David Levene for the Guardian Peter Higgs, the British physicist who gave his name to…