Antimatter and dark matter are new probe’s prey

A cosmic ray detector that will attempt to unlock the secrets of both antimatter and dark matter launched on Thursday. Called PAMELA, the experiment is set to spend at least three years in orbit – providing far longer coverage than the few days of data collected by previous space-based detectors.

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