The neutrino experiment Borexino in the INFN Gran Sasso Laboratories has managed to measure the energy of our star in real time: the energy released today at the centre of the Sun is exactly the same as that produced 100,000 years ago.
On 10 April 2014, the 12 country delegates met in Munich to start the negotiations on the two sites in the southern hemisphere. After negotiations finally one site will be selected at the end of the year.
The astroparticle physicist Anne Schukraft receives the Hertha Sponer Prize for her PhD thesis at RWTH Aachen about the search of high-energy cosmic neutrinos with the IceCube Neutrino Observatory.
Franz von Feilitzsch, Gerd Schatz and Heinrich J. Völk are our 2013 Senior Fellows. The ceremony took place on March 27 at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.
24-28/03 Conference: DPG Spring Meeting (Radiation and Medical Physics, Particle Physics)
16-22/03 Conference: Cosmic Ray Origin - beyond the standard models
10-13/03 Workshop: HAP Workshop 2014 on data analysis for indirect dark matter searches
The complete list of past and upcoming Conferences, Meetings, Workshops and Schools can be found here.