Jupyter notebook with steps to rediscover the Higgs boson yourself!
Get Started (online)
Click on How-to-rediscover-the-Higgs.ipynb
This live google doc will be updated with hints https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gBp7CDJodkajB_KjLCb-6AuHMt5tELokGTQRITP-7n8/edit
Get Started (on your own laptop)
Download this repository as a ZIP https://github.com/meevans1/How-to-rediscover-the-Higgs/archive/master.zip
Unzip the file in the Downloads folder on your computer
Click on How-to-rediscover-the-Higgs.ipynb (either the original one you downloaded or your version that you downloaded)
Enter the code competition (Make a pull request)
In your notebook, File -> Download as -> Notebook (.ipynb)
In the tab labelled 'Home' on your web browser, right click on plot.pdf to download it.
Make a GitHub account https://github.com/join?source=header-home
Click on "Branch: master" above the list of files in this repository
Type your names
Click on "Create branch: NameSurname-NameSurname-NameSurname... from 'master'"
Click on "Upload file" to the right of the "Branch: NameSurname-NameSurname-NameSurname..."
Upload your ipynb notebook & pdf plot
Click "Commit changes" in green
Click on "Compare & pull request" in the yellow bar that should appear.
This way of uploading your entry ensures you can be properly recognised for your contribution to code, then allowing you to show it off on CVs, for example.