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Building IceCube, a Neutrino Telescope

Special | 55m 55s

Jeff Cherwinka, an instrument inventor in the Space Science and Engineering Center at UW-Madison, shares his experiences of building IceCube, a particle detector, at the South Pole over the past seven years. He explains neutrinos, how a neutrino telescope works and shares pictures of the building process.

Aired: 04/08/09

Rating: TV-G

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