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Archive for November, 2012

LHC Discovers new kind of Matter

Friday, November 30th, 2012

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), has discovered a new kind of matter called color-glass condensate. Using the Compact Muon Solenoid, researchers found the new matter is a “liquid-like wave of gluons”. (more…)

ARA Shipping to the Pole

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

This time of year, PSL sends equipment to the South Pole. Previously, it was for the IceCube project. This year PSL is sending a new hose reel and drill head built for the Askaryan Radio Array (ARA) project. (more…)