10 Particle Detectors That Let Us See the Fabric of the Universe

All atoms are made up of subatomic particles. But not every particle spends its time locked into an atom. Some particles, like neutrinos, whiz around and through our oblivious bodies every day, while others are created when humans smash matter together at high speeds. To see these ultra-tiny particles, however, we… » 12/22/11 10:40am 12/22/11 10:40am