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October 18, 2016
Settle in for a physics-themed Halloween movie marathon.
October 13, 2016
The event drew more than 400 participants, with workshops and presentations focusing on collaborations and new technology at SLAC’s light sources.
October 12, 2016
Beams of X-rays uncover surprising techniques in the creation of art on ancient Greek pottery.

Press Releases

September 28, 2016
SLAC’s X-ray laser provides clues to engineering a new protein to kill mosquitos that carry dengue and Zika.
September 21, 2016
Just as Schroedinger's Cat is both alive and dead, an atom or molecule can be in two different states at once. Now scientists have exploited this...
Illustration of a molecule splitting into two Schroedinger's Cat states
August 31, 2016
Method creates new opportunities for studies of extremely fast processes in biology, chemistry and materials science.