Article Details

Chasing ghosts in Antarctica: Alexandra Witze welcomes a history of IceCube, an ambitious neutrino observatory.

Kontributor / Dosen Pembimbing : -
Jenis Koleksi : Jurnal elektronik
Penerbit : FMIPA - Astronomi
Fakultas : Fakultas Matematika dan Ilmu Pengetahuan Alam (FMIPA)
Subjek :
Kata Kunci : Astrofisika
Sumber : 30 | NATURE | VOL 551 | 2 NOVEMBER 2017
Staf Input/Edit : pustaka bosscha  
File : 1 file
Tanggal Input : 2019-01-10 09:43:20

Generic placeholder image


Mark Bowen, a physicist-turnedwriter, sets his sights high in The Telescope in the Ice, the history of a detector buried in Antarctic ice since the 1990s. The IceCube observatory is designed to do the near-impossible: track neutrinos. These tiny particles whiz through the Universe in staggeringly huge numbers while hardly ever interacting with matter; billions upon billions are passing through your body right now.