50 years ago, Fermilab turned to bubbles

Excerpt from the August 16, 1969 issue of Science News

bubble chamber

BUBBLY PAST  This futuristic, metal ball was Fermilab’s 4.5-meter bubble chamber. Decommissioned in 1988, it’s now a prominent art piece called the Bubble Chamber Sculpture at the laboratory.

Reidar Hahn/Fermilab

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