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    Scientists seeking neutrinos: A balloon scours Antarctica for particles that could help unlock the universe’s origins

    by  • February 1, 2007 • News

    Honolulu Star-Bulletin: Scientists Seeking Neutrinos

    The Honolulu Star Bulletin A SCIENTIFIC balloon designed to make the first-ever measurements of high-energy neutrinos has completed a 35-day flight over Antarctica, said University of Hawaii professor Peter Gorham, who is leading the project. As the high-altitude balloon cruised at 120,000 feet above the Antarctic continent, 40 antennas listened for bursts of radio...

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    ANITA-I Antarctic Travel Log

    by  • November 1, 2006 • Travel Log

    Logo by Dana Braun

    November 1-15, 2006 The initial ANITA team arrived the first week of November, and the gondola build was in full swing by the 2nd week, and nearing completion at the end of that week. The major efforts have been focused on painting & silver -taping for thermal control, and starting the channel calibrations which...

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