IT’S TRUE!* and what’s more, we’re giving one away to one lucky winner!*sort of…
For those of you who missed out on Guru Magazine’s Competition (click the logo to catch up!) we are running our own mini competition with a fantastic prize!
If you can answer the puzzle below, lifted from the pages of Nicholas Mee’s fantastic new book Higgs Force, you could be in with a chance of winning your very own plush Higgs Boson from The Particle Zoo, as modelled by Professor Peter Higgs himself!
Get your thinking caps on and have a go! Send your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will randomly select our lucky winner.
We’re going to give you till the end of April to have a think about it and then we will announce the answer and winner.
So here it is:
What is the next number in the following sequence?
1, 8, 11, 69, 96, 101, 111, 181 …
For more puzzles and everything you need to know about the symmetry-breaking force that makes the world an interesting place, check here; and remember to check out the ‘Links We Love Page‘ for more reviews and mentions online.