First cosmic-ray results from CALET telescope on ISS

(Image: NASA)

The CALorimetric Electron Telescope (CALET) is a space mission hoping to find evidence of cosmic rays.

It also hunts for signatures of dark matter and, thanks to a special collaboration agreement with LIGO and Virgo, electromagnetic counterparts of gravitational waves (GWs).

CALET has just released its first results concerning the nature of high-energy cosmic rays… Read the rest of the article in the latest CERN Courier.

 

CALET is led by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency with participation from the Italian Space Agency (ASI) and NASA

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