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IceCube Detects Particles From Beyond Our Solar System
Cosmic neutrinos have 1,000 times more energy than the world's most powerful particle accelerator
How Roald Amundsen Won The Race To The Bottom Of The World
On this day in 1911, Roald Amundsen became the first explorer to reach the South Pole. From the Popular Science archives, this is the story of "the last of the vikings."
A Science Experiment in South Pole Ice Searches For Clues About Dark Matter
Every December since 2004, engineers have flown to the South Pole to drill 8,000-foot-deep holes in the ice. The team...
Crazy Fast? Or Just Plain Crazy?
Three Canadians beat the world record to the south pole
Journey to the Bottom of the Moon
Take a ride on a lunar lander to the rim of the Shackleton Crater