What is Higgs Boson?

Why do we need Higg’s Boson? Helen Heath explains why the Standard Model needs the Higgs boson.

http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/multimedia/50419

Gordon Fraser and Michael Riordan argue that the boson discovered at CERN should be known not as the Higgs boson, but the “higgson”
Read more at http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/print/2012/jul/04/introducing-the-higgson