From glorious mud comes forth the Higgs: A song

The CERN Choir performed this song about the quest for the Higgs particle (a quest that, reportedly, has very likely¬†succeeded), using the Flanders and Swann tune from a song originally about “Mud, mud, glorious mud…” and a hippopotamus:

(Thanks to investigator James Gillies for bringing this to our attention.)

BONUS: The Flanders and Swann song: