News From the Field
New VERITAS Telescope Array May Help Find 'Dark Matter'
April 30, 2007
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Scientists in the Northern Hemisphere have opened a new window on the universe, allowing them to explore and understand the cosmos at a much higher level of precision than was previously available. Think of it as acquiring a new pair of glasses that allow you to see more clearly. These new "glasses" are VERITAS (the Very Energetic Radiation Imaging Telescope Array System), a major, new, ground-based gamma-ray observatory, designed to provide an in-depth examination of the universe. Full Story
Argonne National Laboratory
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