IceCube neutrino observatory, South Pole

IceCube neutrino observatory, South Pole

C004/3286 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 26.9MB

Downloadable file size: 1.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: FRANCOIS BERNARD/LOOK AT SCIENCES/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: IceCube neutrino observatory. Equipment at the IceCube observatory. IceCube is an international high-energy neutrino observatory installed in the ice below the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station. The IceCube detector consists of approximately 80 strings of 60 digital optical modules deployed at depths between 1400 and 2400 metres. These modules detect the light produced when charged particles pass through the ice, enabling the IceCube detector to track particles produced by neutrinos.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 21st century, amundsen-scott south pole station, antarctic, antarctica, astrophysical, astrophysics, charged particle, detection, detector, detectors, equipment, high-energy, ice, international, neutrino, neutrinos, observatory, particles, physics, research station, researching, south pole, station, technological, technology, track, tracking

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.