The Hunt for the First Neutrinos in the Universe | Cosmic Neutrino Background

The Cosmic Microwave Background shows us the oldest light in the universe, but to really understand the early universe we need something even older: The Cosmic Neutrino Background.

Host: Reid Reimers

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Sources:
http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1742-6596/580/1/012040/pdf
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https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130325.html
https://images.nasa.gov/details-GSFC_20171208_Archive_e000125.html

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