Photographer Enrico Sacchetti
THESE gleaming images, taken by photographer Enrico Sacchetti, show key components of an experiment that could finally shed light on one of the biggest mysteries in modern physics.
LEGEND is an international project that aims to explain why there is so much more matter than antimatter in the universe. Starting this year, its first stage, called LEGEND-200, will use highly sensitive germanium detectors to collect data for the next five years at the Gran Sasso National Laboratory in Italy.
Antimatter is composed of antiparticles that have the same mass as…