WhatiLearned.com
WhatiLearned.com - What I Learned

Hawaii telescopes help unravel long-standing cosmic mystery

27



In a paper published this week in the journal Science, scientists have, for the first time, provided evidence for a known blazar, designated TXS 0506+056, as a source of high-energy neutrinos. At 8:54 p.m. on Sept. 22, 2017, the National Science Foundation-supported IceCube neutrino observatory at the South Pole detected a high energy neutrino from a direction near the constellation Orion. Just 44 seconds later an alert went out to the entire astronomical community.

Discounted Newspapers


See the World for Less!

Source

Comments
Loading...
%d bloggers like this: