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05.29.13FROM THE LABS

Models from Big Molecules Captured in a FlashExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers and their colleagues create a new way to model biological molecules caught with a flash of x-rays. Read More »

An image of a hand over a touchscreen.05.29.13Article

Revolutionizing the Touch Screen?

Using nanotechnology, EFRC researchers fashion a new kind of transparent electrode for flat-panel displays. Read More »

05.28.13FROM THE LABS

The Formula for Turning Cement Into MetalExternal link

In a move that would make the Alchemists of King Arthur’s time green with envy, scientists have unraveled the formula for turning liquid cement into liquid metal. This makes cement a semi-conductor and opens up its use in the profitable consumer electronics marketplace for thin films, protective coatings, and computer chips. Read More »

Three scientists infront of a computer station.05.23.13FROM THE LABS

Opening the Eye-Popping Possibilities of the Smallest Scales

Scientists are probing the bottom – and building up new materials – thanks to the Office of Science’s Nanoscale Science Research Centers. Read More »

05.22.13FROM THE LABS

Whirlpools on the Nanoscale Could Multiply Magnetic MemoryExternal link

At the Advanced Light Source, Berkeley Lab scientists join an international team to control spin orientation in magnetic nanodisks. Read More »

05.21.13FROM THE LABS

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Recognizes Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory as State’s Top Environmental StewardExternal link

DEP program encourages facilities across the state to voluntarily exceed regulatory requirements. Read More »

An image of DNA-tethered nanorods. 05.20.13FROM THE LABS

DNA-Guided Assembly Yields Novel Ribbon-Like NanostructuresExternal link

Approach could be useful in fabricating new kinds of materials with engineered properties. Read More »

05.17.13FROM THE LABS

Artificial Forest for Solar Water-SplittingExternal link

Berkeley Lab Researchers Report First Fully Integrated Artificial Photosynthesis Nanosystem. Read More »

A photo of two scientists at a computer terminal.05.16.13FROM THE LABS

Searching for Knowledge, ‘To infinity, and beyond!’

Quest for dark matter takes Office of Science supported research from high in the sky to deep underground. Read More »

05.16.13FROM THE LABS

The DOE Joint Genome Institute Expands Capabilities via New Partnerships

With the publication last year of its strategic plan, “Forging the Future — A Ten-Year Strategic Vision” the U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (DOE JGI) has positioned itself to provide the most current technology and expertise to their users so that they can address pressing energy and environmental scientific challenges. Read More »

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