A Flickering in the Darkness – Professor Gilles Gerbier, Queen’s University

Dec 14, 2018 | physical sciences

Deep, deep underground, surrounded by kilometres of solid rock, a team of scientists led by Professor Gilles Gerbier of Queen’s University, Canada, watches for a miniscule flicker of energy. A flicker that will, they hope, betray the existence of the most elusive particle known to humankind – dark matter.