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Operation IceCube --"Will Antarctica's Ice Reveal a New Physics of the Universe?" (WATCH Video)

"Understanding how neutrinos interact is key to the operation of IceCube," explained Francis Halzen, principal investigator for the IceCube Neutrino Observatory and a University of Wisconsin-Madison professor of physics. "We were of course hoping for some new physics to appear,...        

Hunting Ghosts: Neutrinos Stopped in Their Tracks Could Reveal Higher Dimensions of Space

22 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

IceCube Neutrino Observatory announces energized neutrinos can be stopped after analyzing 10,800 interactions over a year.

Astrophysics: Chasing ghosts in Antarctica

3 weeks agoAcademics : Nature

Alexandra Witze welcomes a history of IceCube, an ambitious neutrino observatory.

'Ghost particles' could improve understanding the universe

(Michigan State University) New measurements of neutrino oscillations, observed at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole, have shed light on outstanding questions regarding fundamental properties of neutrinos. These newShow More Summary

Scientists at Antarctica's IceCube Observatory find no evidence of sterile neutrino particles

Scientists at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in Antarctica who have been searching for mysterious particles known as sterile neutrinos have come up empty. The results, described in Physical Review Letters, leave some troubling gaps in our understanding of particle physics and may force some theorists...

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

4 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’

4 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

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