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October 4, 2019

Prototype of IceCube's new sensor module mDOM

A prototype of one of the IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory's upgrade project’s new sensor module designs, called the mDOM. The National Science Foundation (NSF) approved $23 million in funding to expand the detector and its scientific capabilities.

Learn more about IceCube Here. (Date image taken: June 27, 2019; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Oct. 4, 2019)

Credit: DESY, IceCube Collaboration

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