Engineers working on the design of LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ), a second-generation dark matter detector, celebrated the arrival at Sanford Lab of two large acrylic tanks. Wrapped tightly in layers of protection, the tanks didn’t look like much, but they will play a critical role in the experiment. Read more from the Sanford Lab.
The Berkley Science Lab also did an article featuring the LZ Dark Matter acrylic tanks. The news story highlights how these tanks will be used to look for dark matter underground. Read the full article.