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The Coherent X-ray Imaging experimental station at SLAC's Linac Coherent Light Source.01.06.14ARTICLE

Protein Puzzles and Scientific Solutions

Researchers at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory solve fiendishly complicated structures using X-ray savvy and serious computing power. Read More »

PNNL Science as Art Calendar 01.02.14FROM THE LABS

A Year in the Beauty of Discovery and InnovationExternal link

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory publishes its 2014 Science as Art calendar. Read More »

The photosynthetic megacomplex from a cyanobacterium.12.30.13Article

Observing the Sparks of Life

EFRC researchers isolate a photosynthetic complex — arguably the most important bit of organic chemistry on the planet — in its complete functioning state. Read More »


Batteries as They Are Meant to be SeenExternal link

In the search for long-lasting, inexpensive rechargeable batteries, researchers develop more realistic methods to study the materials in action. Read More »


Chemist Direct Recommends Daily Intake of the ‘Sunshine’ Vitamin D for Essential Body Functions, Calcium Absorption and Pain Reduction for Certain Chronic IllsExternal link

A collaboration of international researchers with Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light ALS, a DOE national user facility, demonstrated that vitamin D deficiency also reduces bone quality. Read More »


Surprising Finds in a Rare Plant’s Mitochondrial GenomeExternal link

Rare and ancient plant gobbles up entire mitochondria from other plants and holds onto them for eons. Read More »


A Micro-Muscular Break ThroughExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers make a powerful new microscale torsional muscle/motor from vanadium dioxide. Read More »


DOE Nominees Among Outstanding Early-Career Scientists Honored by President Obama

The list of researchers named today by President Obama as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) includes 13 nominated by the Department of Energy. Read More »

Scientists Chang-Jun (CJ) Liu, Xuebin Zhang, and Mingyue Gou 12.23.13FROM THE LABS

Enlisting Cells' Protein Recycling Machinery to Regulate Plant ProductsExternal link

New molecular tools for controlling production of compounds important for flavors, human health, and biofuels. Read More »


X-ray Laser Maps Important Drug TargetExternal link

New technology allows faster, more accurate imaging of hard-to-study membrane proteins. Read More »

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