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Breaking Electroweak Symmetry Strongly

Academic & Science » Physics

   
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Bit Error Sensing System

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Benefits Eligibility Screening Services

Business » Occupation & Positions

   
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Basic Echo Synchronizing System

Academic & Science » Electronics

   
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Bilston And Ettingshall Sure Start

Business » General

   
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Battery Energy Storage System

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Biodegradability Evaluation And Simulation System

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Biomedical Experiments Scientific Satellite

Governmental » NASA

   
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Balloon-borne Experiment with a Superconducting Spectrometer

Governmental » NASA

   
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brain edema severity score

Medical » British Medicine

   

What does BESS mean?

BESS
BESS is a particle physics experiment carried by a balloon. BESS stands for Balloon-borne Experiment with Superconducting Spectrometer. It is in fact a series of experiments that started in 1993, and its current incarnation, BESS-Polar, was circling the Antarctic from December 13 to December 21, 2004, for a total of 8 days 17 hours and 2 minutes. This joint Japanese and American project is supported by the Laboratory for High Energy Astrophysics at NASA's GSFC and the KEK.

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