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Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

EYES ON THE INVISIBLE PRIZE  Designed to detect cosmic rays, the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer cruises above Earth on the International Space Station.

Cern's COMPASS experiment

CERN's COMPASS installation has detected evidence of a particle that may be made up of four quarks.

Neutrino tracks from IceCube experiment

TRACKING NEUTRINOS  The IceCube experiment has started to pinpoint the birthplaces of some high-energy neutrinos. The highest-energy neutrino ever recorded triggered flashes of light, illustrated here, that IceCube detected.

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