The universe is filled with primordial neutrinos from the Big Bang, so the progress made at MIT and others in this study is significant, as reported by news.mit.edu. The study of various atoms and particles can lead to meaningful breakthroughs for society.
An international team of scientists, including researchers at MIT, has come closer to pinning down the mass of the elusive neutrino. These ghost-like particles permeate the universe and yet are thought to be nearly massless, streaming by the millions through our bodies while leaving barely any physical trace. The […]