Using a new observatory, a team of Chinese astronomers have found over a dozen sources of ultra-high energy cosmic rays. And those sources aren’t from some distant, exotic corner of the cosmos. They come from our own backyard. Ultra-high energy cosmic rays (UHECR’s) are…pretty energetic, typically millions of times more energetic than our most powerful …
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