April 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Researchers trying to parlay South Dakota’s $44 million mine bet into scientific gold.
February 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic
LEAD (AP) Scientists hoping to detect dark matter deep in a former South Dakota gold mine are hoping to flip the switch on their experiment next month.
May 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
LEAD, S.D. (AP) Nestled nearly 5,000 feet beneath the earth in the gold boom town of Lead, S.D., is a laboratory that could help scientists answer some pretty heavy questions about life, its origins and the universe. Continue Reading
May 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Wednesday, when part of the closed Homestake Gold Mine officially becomes an underground campus, Lead’s name will be known in scientific circles as the place where the elusive stuff called dark matter might finally be detected. Continue Reading