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New research could offer insights into the formation of planets like Earth and inform the design of more resilient materials.
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A proposed device could expand the reach of X-ray lasers, opening new experimental avenues in biology, chemistry, materials science and physics.
x-ray laser oscillator
Researchers have invented a way to slide atomically-thin layers of 2D materials over one another to store more data, in less space and using less energy.
Illustration of experimental technology that stores data by shifting atomically thin layers of metal
The prestigious awards provide at least $2.5 million over five years in support of their work in understanding photochemical reactions and improving accelerator beams.
SLAC staff scientists Amy Cordones-Hahn and Brendan O'Shea
They discovered the messy environment of a chemical reaction can actually change the shape of a cata...
Illustration of catalyst nanoparticle and car with exhaust emissions
For the first time, scientists have revealed the steps needed to turn on a receptor that helps regul...
yellow and blue protein structures.
It could offer insights into the evolution of planetary systems and guide scientists hoping to harne...
Scattered photons
Researchers expect the new method to answer fundamental questions in biology and materials science....
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, which will map millions of galaxies in 3D from a mountaint...
Mayall Telescope Star Trails