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November 15, 2017 —

UNESCO proclaims May 16th as the International Day of Light

PARIS, 14 November 2017: The 37th Session of the UNESCO General Conference has today proclaimed the date of May 16th as the International Day of...
November 13, 2017 — ALS

Fuel Cell X-Ray Study Details Effects of Temperature and Moisture on Performance

Experiments at Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source help scientists shed light on fuel-cell physics Like a well-tended greenhouse garden, a...
November 13, 2017 —

LEAPS Initiative: European Consortium of Light Sources Used for Research Launched in Brussels

Today, 13th of November, in Brussels 16 organisations representing 19 light sources facilities across Europe have gathered to launch the LEAPS...
November 10, 2017 — ESRF

Inauguration Of A New Cryo-electron Microscopy Platform

A TITAN KRIOS cryo-electron microscope has been inaugurated at the ESRF, the European Synchrotron, in Grenoble, France. The inauguration took place...
November 2, 2017 — CLS

Research on soil acidity could lead to new wheat varieties

Most experts agree food production will need to double by the time Earth’s population grows to nine billion people by 2050. This is a challenge that...
October 23, 2017 — ELETTRA

Maximal Rashba-Like Spin Splitting via Kinetic-Energy-Coupled Inversion-Symmetry Breaking

Research collaboration led by Professor Philip King from University of St. Andrews, and comprising the researchers from Max Planck Institute for...
October 19, 2017 — Diamond

Diamond's 10th Anniversary

Today, Diamond Light Source marks 10 years since Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, officially opened the facility...
October 19, 2017 — ALS

Scientists Solve a Magnesium Mystery in Rechargeable Battery Performance

Berkeley Lab-led study reveals surprising chemical reactivity in battery components previously considered compatible. Rechargeable batteries based on...
October 18, 2017 — CLS

AREVA and Canadian Light Source Study Environmental Impact of Uranium Mines

One of Saskatchewan’s longest running uranium operators is working with the Canadian Light Source to ensure its operations are sustainable now and...
October 17, 2017 — HZB

Missing Link Between New Topological Phases of Matter Discovered

HZB-Physicists at BESSY II have investigated a class of materials that exhibit characteristics of topological insulators. During these studies they...