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Mystery of the "Big Bird" Neutrino --IceCube Observatory Detects One of the Most Dramatic Explosions in the Universe

Nearly 10 billion years ago in a galaxy known as PKS B1424-418, a dramatic explosion occurred. Light from this blast began arriving at Earth in 2012.Recently, the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole found first evidence for a flux...

Antarctic IceCube Observatory: "Hidden Objects Beyond the Milky Way Prevent Escape of High-Energy Gamma Rays"

The sources of the high-energy cosmic neutrinos that are detected by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory buried in the Antarctic ice may be hidden from observations of high-energy gamma rays, new research reveals. These high-energy cosmic neutrinos, which are likely to...

New clues in the hunt for the sources of cosmic neutrinos

Incredibly dense and powerful objects beyond our Milky Way Galaxy may prevent the escape of high-energy gamma rays that accompany the production of the cosmic neutrinos detected on Earth by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory buried deep in the Antarctic ice sheet, according to a new article.

New clues in the hunt for the sources of cosmic neutrinos

The sources of the high-energy cosmic neutrinos that are detected by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory buried in the Antarctic ice may be hidden from observations of high-energy gamma rays, new research reveals. These high-energy cosmic...Show More Summary

How scientists use a giant telescope in Antarctica to study the strangest particle in the universe

There's a telescope in Antarctica that takes science to the extreme. Housed at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, this telescope sniffs out the strangest particles in the universe, called neutrinos. Neutrinos are some of the lightest subatomic particles in existence. Show More Summary

Image of the Day: "Ghosts of the Universe"

The IceCube Neutrino Observatory near the South Pole of the Earth has begun to detect nearly invisible particles of very high energy. Although these rarely-interacting neutrinos pass through much of the Earth just before being detected, where they started remains...

Confirmed! Discovery of Cosmic Neutrinos from Beyond Our Galaxy

Researchers using the IceCube Neutrino Observatory have sorted through the billions of subatomic particles that zip through its frozen cubic-kilometer-sized detector each year to gather powerful new evidence in support of 2013 observations confirming the existence of cosmic neutrinos. The...

New data from Antarctic detector firms up cosmic neutrino sighting

Researchers using the IceCube Neutrino Observatory have sorted through the billions of subatomic particles that zip through its frozen cubic-kilometer-sized detector each year to gather powerful new evidence in support of 2013 observations confirming the existence of cosmic neutrinos.

Served Over Ice: Antarctica to Architects: Only Sci-Fi Looking Structures Allowed

Photo by Emanuel Jacobi/NSF via IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory Antarctica is the most challenging place in the world to build. Thanks to the unforgiving temperatures, fierce winds, and shifting icy ground, the only structures found there are research stations....

Gazing Into the Origins of the Universe 1.5 Miles Beneath the Antarctic Ice

In one of the harshest, most remote places on Earth, the IceCube Neutrino Observatory recently made a remarkable and award-winning breakthrough for astronomy. This is just a brief summary, please visit Environmental Graffiti to see the full, formatted version of the article

IceCube Detects Neutrinos “Bert” and “Ernie” From Deep Space

2 years agoHumor : Geekosystem

Scientists have been searching for evidence of the elusive neutrino particle from outer space for decades. Thanks to the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in Antarctica, researchers have finally found the first neutrinos in our solar system since 1987, opening the door for countless potential discoveries about the universe.

Unprecedented Neutrino Discovery Is a ‘Nobel Prize In The Making’

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Physicists working at the IceCube South Pole Observatory have captured 28 extraterrestrial neutrinos — those mysterious and extremely powerful subatomic particles that can pass straight through solid matter. Welcome to an entirely new age of astronomy. Read more...

1st Cosmic Evidence of Neutrinos at Antarctica Observatory --"The Ghosts of the Universe"

The IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole was the first to discover ultrahigh-energy neutrinos which most likely were the result of cosmic acceleration in outer space. Billions of neutrinos penetrate every square centimeter of the Earth including your body,...

LOOK: Icy Observatory Makes Out-Of-This-World Discovery

For decades, scientists have been searching for ghostly neutrino particles from outer space, and now they have finally found them. Using the IceCub... Read more: Extraterrestrials on Earth, Extraterrestrial Particles, Astrophysics, Neutrinos,...Show More Summary

IceCube pushes neutrinos to the forefront of astronomy

MADISON, Wis. – The IceCube Neutrino Observatory, a particle detector buried in the Antarctic ice, is a demonstration of the power of the human passion for discovery, where scientific ingenuity meets technological innovation. Today,Show More Summary

New study helps uncover the nature of cosmic rays

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Using data from the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole, scientists have reported progress in understanding the longstanding mystery of how and where cosmic rays originate, in a development that might help us find ways toShow More Summary

Researchers a step closer to finding cosmic ray origins

The origin of cosmic rays in the universe has confounded scientists for decades. But a study by researchers using data from the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole reveals new information that may help unravel the longstanding...Show More Summary

What are neutrinos, and how do they come from beyond our solar system?

3 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A couple months ago, scientists with IceCube, an Antarctica-based neutrino observatory, discovered two very high-energy neutrinos — named Bert and Ernie — that appeared to have originated from beyond our solar system. This is amazing news, and we talked to the researchers about what it means. Read more...

"First Evidence for Extraterrestrial Sources of High-Energy Neutrinos" --Reports Antarctica Observatory

Although cosmic rays were discovered 100 years ago, their origin remains one of the most enduring mysteries in physics. Until now. A massive telescope at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in the Antarctic ice reports the detection of 28 extremely high-energy...

Super-powered neutrinos from another galaxy detected, offer insight into extra-galactic catastrophes

The IceCube observatory has turned a cubic kilometer of Earth itself into an observatory, and has managed to see some of the highest-energy neutrino collisions ever proposed, let alone actually observed.

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