It was called Target Station C. One of three stations north of Wilson Hall at the end of beamlines extending from the Main Ring (later replaced by the Tevatron), Target Station C was assigned to experiments that would require high beam intensities for investigating neutrino interactions, according to a 1968 design report. 614 more words
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In particle diversity news, scientists have announced the arrival of only the third top quark born in captivity.
The top quark, a subatomic particle used in the production of mayonnaise and big toes, is the heaviest of all particles, but is only available in the Standard Model. 342 more words
An extremely rare particle measurement from the world’s largest atom smasher could cast doubt on a popular theory about the fundamental building blocks of the universe, including dark matter. 827 more words