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Mysterious IceCube event may be caused by a tau neutrino • Eureakalert
Ranjan Laha is a postdoc at the Mainz-based team working at the PRISMA Cluster of Excellence:
<p>It was just eight years ago that the IceCube detector, a research center located at the South Pole to detect neutrinos emanating from the cosmos, was commissioned. Three years later, it began to register the first momentous results. The detection of high-energy neutrinos by IceCube made viable completely new options for explaining how our universe works. "These neutrinos with their considerable energy are cosmic messengers we have never encountered before and it is extremely important that we understand exactly what they are telling us," explained Dr. Ranjan Laha of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU). Working in collaboration with a colleague at Stanford University in the USA, the Mainz-based physicist has put forward a new hypothesis on what this interstellar message carrier might be. The two physicists have calculated that what has been detected could be the track of a high-energy tau particle that transited the IceCube detector.</p>

A tau neutrino - if that's what it has found - would have far higher energy than any neutrino previously observed, and means something important about the universe, though it doesn't quite enable dilithium crystals and photon torpedoes just yet. Noted in passing, rather like a neutrino in the night. (Also, "Cluster of Excellence" would be a good name for a band.)
Neutrino  science 
june 2018 by charlesarthur
Homepage of the XENON1T Dark Matter Search
XENON1T is a highly sensitive experiment to search for direct interactions of Dark Matter particles.
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june 2018 by asaltydog
IceCube Neutrino Observatory
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory is the first detector of its kind, designed to observe the cosmos from deep within the South Pole ice.
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june 2018 by asaltydog
lightninglabs/neutrino: Privacy-Preserving Bitcoin Light Client
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bitcoin  privacy  lightning  client  golang  neutrino  search  protocol  query  mobile  p2p 
may 2018 by orlin

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