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UK Commits $88 Million to LBNF/DUNE in First-Ever Umbrella Science Agreement with U.S.

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The UK has committed $88 million to the Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility and Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment as part of an umbrella science and technology agreement with the United States.
20-Sep-2017 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Dark Energy Survey Reveals Most Accurate Measurement of Dark Matter Structure in the Universe

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Dark Energy Survey scientists have unveiled the most accurate measurement ever made of the present large-scale structure of the universe. These measurements of the amount and “clumpiness” (or distribution) of dark matter in the present-day...
3-Aug-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Construction Begins on International Mega-Science Experiment to Understand Neutrinos

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In a unique groundbreaking ceremony held this afternoon at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead, South Dakota, a group of dignitaries, scientists and engineers from around the world marked the start of construction of a massive...
21-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

World’s Biggest Neutrino Experiment Moves One Step Closer

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On June 21, a prototype detector for the massive Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment recorded its first particle tracks. This was the largest ever test of an extremely precise method for measuring neutrinos, which may hold the key to why our...
23-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Chicago Quantum Exchange to Create Technologically Transformative Ecosystem

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The University of Chicago is collaborating with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory to launch an intellectual hub for advancing academic, industrial and governmental efforts in the...
20-Jun-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Follow the Fantastic Voyage of the ICARUS Neutrino Detector

The ICARUS neutrino detector, born at Gran Sasso National Lab in Italy and refurbished at CERN, will make its way across the sea to Fermilab this summer. Follow along using an interactive map online.
6-Jun-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Muon Magnet's Moment Has Arrived

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On May 31, the 50-foot-wide superconducting electromagnet at the center of the Muon g-2 experiment saw its first beam of muon particles from Fermilab’s accelerators, kicking off a three-year effort to measure just what happens to those particles...
1-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Fermilab Achieves Milestone Beam Power for Neutrino Experiments

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Fermilab’s accelerator is now delivering more neutrinos to experiments than ever before. On Jan. 24, the laboratory’s flagship particle accelerator delivered a 700-kilowatt proton beam over one hour at an energy of 120 billion electronvolts.
6-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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