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Why was a hand held dector able to better dectect neutrinos?

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https://futurism.com/this-handheld-detector-spotted-a-never-before-seen-physics-phenomenon/

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As I understand it, it's not the size, but the element used, which can be used in a small apparatus.
The size itself really doesn't have anything to do with it. It's just convenient.
I once read that a neutrino passing through solid matter is like a grain of sand passing through the Solar System.

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