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After nearly a century, elusive CNO neutrinos are finally seen from the Sun

6 Aug 2020, 13:00 UTC
After nearly a century, elusive CNO neutrinos are finally seen from the Sun NASA/SDO

For the first time, scientists have detected neutrinos coming from the Sun’s core that got their start via the CNO process, an until-now theorized type of stellar nuclear fusion. This is really cool, but it’ll take a bit of explaining.

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