Breakthrough of the Year goes to the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory

The IceCube project has been awarded the 2013 Breakthrough of the Year by the British magazine Physics World. The Antarctic observatory has been selected for making the first observation of cosmic neutrinos, but also for overcoming the many challenges of creating and operating a colossal detector deep under the ice at the South Pole. The Discovery Center at the Niels Bohr Institute is also participating in this project.

Read more here (link to Physics World)