On June 22, a giant electromagnet known as the Muon g-2 left Brookhaven National Laboratory in Long Island and began a 35-day journey to Fermilab in Batavia, garnering thousands of fans and onlookers along the way.
So what are scientists hoping to accomplish with this giant device and why did it gain so much attention?
NCTV17’s Jen Hannon caught up with the 50-foot wide electromagnet when it finally reached Illinois and followed along on the remaining three days of the journey.
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