University of Wisconsin-Madison

NSF mid-scale award sets off the first extension of IceCube

The National Science Foundation has approved full funding to upgrade the IceCube detector, extending its scientific capabilities to lower energies and thus enabling IceCube to reach neutrino energies that overlap with the energy ranges of smaller existing neutrino detectors worldwide.


IceCube and COVID-19

The IceCube Collaboration's number one priority has always been the health and safety of the people that make up IceCube.


Searching for neutrinos from gravitational wave sources

Researchers have yet to detect neutrinos and gravitational waves coming from the same place ...


Week 40 at the Pole

The IceCube Lab has accumulated quite a bit of snow over the winter. And that snow, there and elsewhere, must be cleared away before planes bringing fresh crew arrive—plenty to do.