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World's smallest neutrino detector observes elusive interactions of particles


August 3, 2017

In 1974, a Fermilab physicist predicted a new way for ghostly particles, called neutrinos, to interact with matter. More than four decades later, a University of Chicago-led team of physicists built the world's smallest neutrino detector to observe the elusive interaction for the first time. Full Story

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