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February 23, 2017
Detectors long used to look at the cosmos are now part of X-ray experiments here on Earth.
February 23, 2017
After losing its first match of the day to the defending champions, The Harker School’s team won 10 consecutive rounds to claim victory in the...
Harker's championship team
February 17, 2017
Researchers, including from SIMES, say extracting uranium from seawater could help nuclear power play a larger role in a carbon-free energy future.

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December 26, 2016
Scientists at Stanford and SLAC use diamondoids – the smallest possible bits of diamond – to assemble atoms into the thinnest possible electrical...
Diamondoids on a lab bench and under microscope, with penny for scale
November 21, 2016
New X-ray methods have captured the highest resolution room-temperature images of photosystem II.
November 14, 2016
Scientists used SLAC's LCLS X-ray laser to make the first snapshots of a chemical interaction between two biomolecules. It changes the shape of...
Illustration depicting a chemical interaction as synchronized swimmers