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March 26, 2015
Using a newly identified set of supernovae, researchers have found a way to measure distances in space twice as precisely as before.
March 24, 2015
Which physics machine will reign supreme? Your vote decides.
March 23, 2015
A SLAC experiment has provided the first detailed look at the creation of an exotic superhot, compressed concoction known as "warm dense matter" –...

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February 12, 2015
Scientists have used an X-ray laser at SLAC to get the first glimpse of the transition state where two atoms begin to form a weak bond on the way...
February 11, 2015
Researchers working at SLAC have captured the first X-ray portraits of living bacteria.
January 9, 2015
Plans to build the world’s largest digital camera at SLAC have reached a major milestone, with funding approval for the 3,200-megapixel camera. The...