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2013‑10‑11 New Mining Exploration Data Centre at SNOLAB

Sudbury - The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) announced today that they will be investing $750 000 to create a new mining and exploration data centre.

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2013‑10‑08 Englert and Higgs receive Nobel Prize in Physics 2013-2

SNOLAB congratulates François Englert and Peter W.

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2013‑10‑03 SNOLAB supports Mining Solutions - Business Review Canada

SNOLAB is featured in the September edition of Business Review Canada.Business Review North America is a leading digital media source of news and content for C-level executives focused on business and industry-specific news throughout North America.

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2013‑10‑03 Photographer turns high energy physics into Art

Four years ago, photographer Stanley Greenberg donned full mining gear—including a borrowed suit a few sizes too big—and trudged through a rocky tunnel coursing under Ontario, Canada.

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2013‑06‑27 EXO-200 releases new results

The EXO-200 experiment reports on an improved measurement of the 2\nu \beta \beta\ half-life of Xe-136 performed by EXO-200. The use of a large and homogeneous time projection chamber allows for the precise estimate of the fiducial mass used for the measurement, resulting in a small systematic uncertainty.

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2013‑06‑20 Nigel Lockyer of TRIUMF named Fermilab director

SNOLAB congratulates Nigel Lockyer in his new appointment as Director of Fermilab, the U.S. National Laboratory for particle physics.

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2013‑05‑20 Cocconi Prize of the European Physical Society awarded to the SNO and SuperKamiokande Experiments

The EPS High Energy Physics Division announced the winners of its 2013 prizes, which will be awarded at the Europhysics Conference on High-Energy Physics in(EPS-HEP 2013, http://eps-hep2013.eu/), Stockholm (Sweden) 18−24 July 2013.

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2013‑05‑16 New Summer School Offers Students Training on the Hottest Topics in Particle Physics

(Vancouver, BC) --- Graduate students around the world who are pursuing particle physics now have a new destination for expanding their knowledge and sharpening their skills: Canada.

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2013‑05‑08 Backbone200 names SNOLAB as a top Research Facility!
Backbone Magazine, a Canadian business, technology and lifestyle magazine has named SNOLAB as one of the Top 10 research facilities in Canada.
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2013‑05‑03 COUPP-60 Up and Running at SNOLAB
The COUPP-60 experiment, located at SNOLAB, had a breath taking morning on May 01 as it experienced the first bubble in the experiment chamber!
The COUPP collaboration uses bubble chambers to search for dark matter in the form of Weakly Interacting Massive Par
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