We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Physicists Design $100 Handheld Muon Detector

News   Nov 22, 2017 | Original Story by Jennifer Chu for Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

 
Physicists Design $100 Handheld Muon Detector

Physicists at MIT have designed a pocket-sized cosmic ray muon detector to track these ghostly particles. Credit: Courtesy of the researchers.

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Environmental Monitoring Using Honeybees

News

A pilot project on "citizen science: an investigation for pesticides in apicultural products", will focus on the development of an internationally standardized protocol for environmental monitoring of pesticide use through honeybees.

READ MORE

Model for Groundwater Flow Provides Environmental Insights

News

Human water regulation, groundwater lateral flow and the movement of soil frost and thaw fronts affect water and thermal processes, as well as energy and water exchanges between the land surface and atmosphere, therefore appropriate modelling is vital.

READ MORE

Our Immune System Could Be at Fault in Glaucoma

News

A new study has found that glaucoma may in fact be an autoimmune disorder, with T cells responsible for the progressive retinal degeneration and retinal neuron attack.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Applied Sciences

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE