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International Business Times
US scientists in Japan pitch to use smartphone sensor network for early earthquake warning system smartphones," and a good smartphone network could begin to fill in some of the
US scientists in Japan pitch to use smartphone sensor network for early earthquake warning system
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
smartphones," and a good smartphone network could begin to fill in some of the gaps, noted Richard Allen, director of the Berkeley lab. The data collected could in turn be used to alert residents as quickly as possible about a quake, potentially... Read more
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PhysOrg
Upgraded PIP-II RFQ successfully takes first beamPIP-II accelerator was taken during the assembly phase at Lawrence Berkeley Nat
Upgraded PIP-II RFQ successfully takes first beam
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
PIP-II accelerator was taken during the assembly phase at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Credit: Andrew Lambert, Berkeley Lab In March, the Fermilab Accelerator Division successfully sent beam through a newly commissioned linear... Read more
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PhysOrg
Program measures natural background radiation levels around the worldAli Hanks, center, and Brian Plimley, right—UC Berkeley postdocs affiliated wit
Program measures natural background radiation levels around the world
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Ali Hanks, center, and Brian Plimley, right—UC Berkeley postdocs affiliated with Berkeley Lab’s Applied Nuclear Physics program—talk to members of Campolindo High School’s Science Club in April: pictured here (from left) are students Alexander... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hunting for dark matter's 'Hidden Valley'Kathryn Zurek. Credit: Roy Kaltschmidt/Berkeley Lab Kathryn Zurek realized a de
Hunting for dark matter's 'Hidden Valley'
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Kathryn Zurek. Credit: Roy Kaltschmidt/Berkeley Lab Kathryn Zurek realized a decade ago that we may be searching in the wrong places for clues to one of the universe's greatest unsolved mysteries: dark matter. Despite making up an estimated 85... Read more
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PR.com
Callida Energy Partners with Berkeley Lab to Crowdsource New Building Technology Innovations Callida Energy, a commercial building energy optimization solution provider,
Callida Energy Partners with Berkeley Lab to Crowdsource New Building Technology Innovations
PR.com / Posted 5 days ago
Callida Energy, a commercial building energy optimization solution provider, announced that it will partner with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in a... Read more
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PhysOrg
New study tallies environmental and public health benefits of solar powerAnnual environmental and health benefits of the 20 GW of solar power installed
New study tallies environmental and public health benefits of solar power
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Annual environmental and health benefits of the 20 GW of solar power installed by the end of 2014. Credit: Berkeley Lab Solar power could deliver $400 billion in environmental and public health benefits throughout the United States by 2050, according... Read more
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PhysOrg
Toward 'perfect' quantum metamaterial: Study uses trapped atoms in an artificial crystal of lightsensors. The research team, led by scientists at the Department of Energy's La
Toward 'perfect' quantum metamaterial: Study uses trapped atoms in an artificial crystal of light
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
sensors. The research team, led by scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and UC Berkeley, proposes the use of an accordion-like atomic framework, or "lattice" structure, made with... Read more
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New Kerala
Scientists produce jet fuel in 'one pot' recipe - newkerala.com #61518New York, May 10 : Researchers including one of Indian origin from the US Depar
Scientists produce jet fuel in 'one pot' recipe - newkerala.com #61518
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
New York, May 10 : Researchers including one of Indian origin from the US Department of Energy's Berkeley Lab have engineered a strain of bacteria that enables a "one-pot" method for producing advanced biofuels from a slurry of pre-treated plant... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists brew jet fuel in one-pot recipe(left) and Aindrila Mukhopadhyay are in a microbiology lab at the Joint Bioener
Scientists brew jet fuel in one-pot recipe
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
(left) and Aindrila Mukhopadhyay are in a microbiology lab at the Joint Bioenergy Institute. Credit: Irina Silva/JBEI, Berkeley Lab Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Roof racks could be making travel more costlyluggage, bikes and kayaks, but it turns out those racks may be holding traveler
Roof racks could be making travel more costly
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 18 days ago
luggage, bikes and kayaks, but it turns out those racks may be holding travelers back, and draining their tanks. A new Berkeley lab report shows roof racks, even unloaded ones, were responsible for nearly 1 percent of annual fuel consumption in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Berkeley Lab scientists part of new particle-hunting season at CERN's LHCto about six times more data than in 2015. Scientists at the Department of Ene
Berkeley Lab scientists part of new particle-hunting season at CERN's LHC
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
to about six times more data than in 2015. Scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) are among the thousands of LHC collaborators worldwide who will be sifting through loads of new data expected... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley researcher develops irrigation solution in Zimbabwewater-limited ecosystems to combat the detrimental effects of climate change on
UC Berkeley researcher develops irrigation solution in Zimbabwe
The Daily Californian / Posted 22 days ago
water-limited ecosystems to combat the detrimental effects of climate change on agriculture in Zimbabwe. The researcher, Berkeley Lab ecohydrologist Naama Raz-Yaseef, heard last year about Muonde Trust, a small non-governmental organization... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
VIDEO: Getting Started on the Road to Clean EnergyLounis, Co-founder, Cyclotron Road Cyclotron Road is sponsored by our Office o
VIDEO: Getting Started on the Road to Clean Energy
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 22 days ago
Lounis, Co-founder, Cyclotron Road Cyclotron Road is sponsored by our Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and Berkeley Lab, one of our 17 National Laboratories. Watch the video to see how we’re supporting these entrepreneurs today and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mapping a cell's destiny: New tool speeds discovery of spatial patterns in gene networksmapped. The principal patterns correspond to major organ systems in an adult fl
Mapping a cell's destiny: New tool speeds discovery of spatial patterns in gene networks
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
mapped. The principal patterns correspond to major organ systems in an adult fly (bottom). Credit: Siqi Wu, UC Berkeley and Berkeley Lab As in real estate, a key factor in gene expression and interaction is location, location, location. The same... Read more
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PhysOrg
Could aluminum nitride be engineered to produce quantum bits?Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC), which is located at the La
Could aluminum nitride be engineered to produce quantum bits?
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC), which is located at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), these researchers have identified a possible candidate in aluminum nitride. Their findings were published in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Raindrop splash is a surprise source of fine soil particles in the atmosphereNorthwest National Laboratory, and the Advanced Light Source at Lawrence Berkel
Raindrop splash is a surprise source of fine soil particles in the atmosphere
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
Northwest National Laboratory, and the Advanced Light Source at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - as well as the Berkeley Lab and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Chemist Alexander Laskin led the team at PNNL and chemical... Read more
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Daily Mail
Having a roof rack could eat up 25 percent of your car's gassome hope, according to the authors of the paper, Yuche Chen of the National Re
Having a roof rack could eat up 25 percent of your car's gas
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
some hope, according to the authors of the paper, Yuche Chen of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Alan Meier of Berkeley Lab. They suggested that car manufacturers can help by making their racks more aerodynamic and easily... Read more
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Daily Mail
Declassified pictures show atomic bomb blowing up US warship in 1946it would be to explore and contacted nuclear physicist Kai Vetter. Professor V
Declassified pictures show atomic bomb blowing up US warship in 1946
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
it would be to explore and contacted nuclear physicist Kai Vetter. Professor Vetter is head of applied nuclear physics at Berkeley Lab, nuclear engineering professor at the University of California, Berkeley, and the co-founder of the Institute... Read more
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CNET
What a drag: Roof racks wasted 100 million gallons of gas last yearcarry. But they're not perfect. In fact, they're actually burning through gasol
What a drag: Roof racks wasted 100 million gallons of gas last year
CNET / Posted 29 days ago
carry. But they're not perfect. In fact, they're actually burning through gasoline at a ludicrous rate. Researchers from Berkeley Lab and the National Renewable Energy Lab teamed up for a first-of-its-kind study that looks at the environmental... Read more

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