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World's Largest Neutrino Telescope Buried in Antarctic Ice

Sep 27, 2013 (Science Friday) — IceCube, the largest neutrino observatory on earth, covers one cubic kilometer of Antarctic ice. The detector is looking for high-energy neutrinos coming from deep space. Physicist Francis Halzen discusses the decision to build the telescope at the South Pole and how we can construct a map of the cosmos with neutrinos.

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