MuseumPierre Auger Observatory

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About the museum

The Pierre Auger Observatory is devoted to the study of Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays. Is the biggest Observatory on the planet.

These Cosmic Rays are particles which arrive from the Cosmos at a very high speed. They were discovered by Victor Hess in 1912, but we do not know which kind of párticles are, or which is the object from were they come from.

The detection is made using different techniques. More than 400 scientists, from 19 countries, work together as part of the International Collaboration in Pierre Auger.

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  • Observatorio Pierre Auger, 304, Avenida San Martín (Norte), Malargüe, Distrito Ciudad de Malargüe, Departamento Malargüe, Mendoza, Argentina
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  • Agustina

    5 out of 5 rating 05-10-2022

    muy interesante e interactivo

  • Tonga

    5 out of 5 rating 12-20-2021

    Buenísima la muestra al público 😊👍🏻

  • sandra

    5 out of 5 rating 12-13-2021

    muy interesante

  • cristian Gatica

    5 out of 5 rating 01-24-2020

    Excelente lugar para visitar es gratuito y posee vídeos informativos el personal muy amable

  • Natalio Acosta

    5 out of 5 rating 07-12-2019

    Muy interesante e interactivo. Muy bien explicado el tema

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