Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Why I Love Neutrinos

I’ll admit it. I am partial to neutrinos. And I always have been.

Neutrinos alone, among all the known particles, have ethereal properties that are striking and romantic enough both to have inspired a poem by John Updike and to have sent teams of scientists deep underground for 50 years to build huge science-fictionlike contraptions to unravel their mysteries.


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Neutrino - John Updike - Physics - Particle - Experiments

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