Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

Lighter days are coming, but last week there were still opportunities to take pictures outside in total darkness.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:30pm

Remember the “Climb to Mt. Everest” challenge, started back in May? The winterovers finally completed the 600 ascents (descents) of the beer can that constitute the equivalent height of Mount Everest.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 1:15pm

Although IceCube is a well-behaved detector, it nonetheless has issues arise from time to time that require attention.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

The International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) and the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Mumbai, India, have awarded the 2021 Homi Bhabha Medal and Prize to Francis Halzen, the Hilldale and Gregory Breit Distinguished Professor of Physics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and principal investigator of IceCube, for his “distinguished contributions in the field of high-energy cosmic-ray physics and astroparticle physics over an extended academic career.” 

Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 10:30am

UW–Madison physics professor Francis Halzen has been named a Vilas Research Professor.

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 10:00am

Ke Fang, professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Shakti P. Duggal Award presented by the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP).

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 2:30pm

Caption The moon was out last week, lighting up the skies a bit for outdoor treks. Indoors, donuts were happening.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

Midwinter finally arrived, with its many traditions, including exchanging gifts and sharing a lavish meal.

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 9:45am

Last week at the Pole was relatively busy, at least compared to the previous week.

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 11:15am

As far as the IceCube detector goes, a quiet week is a good week.As far as the IceCube detector goes, a quiet week is a good week.