Cooled down and charged up, a giant magnet is ready for its new mission

The Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory — or Fermilab — announced that a 680-ton superconducting magnet is secure in its new home and nearly ready for a new era of discovery in particle physics.

picture credit: Fermilab

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http://www.washington.edu/news/2015/09/24/cooled-down-and-charged-up-a-giant-magnet-is-ready-for-its-new-mission/