Scientists discover a new source of neutrinos in space – opening up another window into the universe
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Neutrinos – extremely light, ghostly particles that barely interact with matter – have so far only been observed originating from supernovae (exploding stars) and the sun. Now a giant detector at the South Pole has discovered that a “blazar”, a galaxy with a supermassive black hole at its centre, also produces neutrinos. This is the first time a source of neutrinos in space has been discovered in more than 30 years. What’s more, it’s the …

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