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RICHMOND -- A new report from UC Berkeley's Haas Institute adds pressure on UC Berkeley's chancellor to commit to local goals for the development of the Richmond Bay Campus. The report, released...
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2014/10/30 19:39
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A significant breakthrough in laser technology has been reported by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the University of California (UC)...
2014/10/30 16:17
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It was the middle of Game 6 of the World Series and the Kansas City Royals were clobbering the San Francisco Giants, when Melanie Winograd made a bold prediction. “According to our stats, we think...
2014/10/30 12:39
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... —Imagine being able to precisely control specific tissues of a plant to enhance desired traits without affecting the plant's overall function. Thus a rubber tree could be manipulated to...
2014/10/27 16:39
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In the on-going effort to develop advanced biofuels as a clean, green and sustainable source of liquid transportation fuels, researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s Joint BioEnergy...
2014/10/24 14:42
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Richard Saykally, a chemist with Berkeley Lab's Chemical Sciences Division and a professor of chemistry at the University of California (UC) Berkeley, led a study that produced the first X-ray...
2014/10/24 14:04
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Mapping out the ancient universe is a major astronomical goal, but there's a huge challenge: the galaxies there are so dim, scientists can't make out any of the dark parts. But researchers from the...
2014/10/22 20:40
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Though it garners few public headlines, carbonic acid, the hydrated form of carbon dioxide, is critical to both the health of the atmosphere and the human body. However, because it exists for only a...
2014/10/20 06:42
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Supercomputer simulations point path to better Mg-ion batteries October 20, 2014 // Paul Buckley Scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory using computer simulations have shown that Mg-ion...
2014/10/16 17:42
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One promising alternative would be a battery based on a multivalent ion, such as magnesium (Mg). Whereas a Li-ion with a charge of +1 provides only a single electron for an electrical current, a...
2014/10/16 03:57
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A quarter-century has passed since a violent earthly shift in the Santa Cruz Mountains set off a chain of calamity some 60 miles north in San Francisco and Oakland, where busy roads and bridges...
2014/10/14 13:08
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A new study by scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and other institutions suggests a cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis...
2014/10/06 21:39
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Imagine being able to tune the properties of a solid material just by flashing pulses of light on it, for example turning an insulator into a superconductor. That is just one potential payoff...
2014/10/04 00:39
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A powerful scientific tool for editing the DNA instructions in a genome can now also be applied to RNA, the molecule that translates DNA's genetic instructions into the production of proteins. A team...
2014/10/02 19:42
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The multi-institutional team known as the JET Collaboration, led by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (Berkeley Lab), published their results in a recent...
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Findings made possible with NERSC resources and Berkeley Lab Code Certain primordial stars—those between 55,000 and 56,000 times the mass of our Sun, or solar masses—may have died unusually. In...
2014/09/29 11:17
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Berkeley Lab Study Reveals Key Catalytic Factors in Carbon Dioxide Reduction The excessive atmospheric carbon dioxide that is driving global climate change could be harnessed into a renewable energy...
2014/09/28 23:19
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Rooftop solar panel installations could cut utility profits by 15% or more over the next eight years, according to a federally funded report (download PDF) that studied two prototypical U.S. utilities...
2014/09/26 20:29
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Rooftop solar panel installations could cut utility profits by 15% or more over the next eight years, according to a federally funded report (download PDF) that studied two prototypical U.S. utilities...
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Peidong Yang, a chemist with Berkeley Lab's Materials Sciences Division, led a study in which bimetallic nanoparticles of gold and copper were used as the catalyst for the carbon dioxide reduction....
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