Friday, April 13, 2012

Berkeley Lab In the News, April 6-13, 2012

Berkeley Lab “In the News” is our weekly review of Lab researchers, staff, and students who have appeared in the news media this past week. This is but a sampling of our coverage. Please note that some links may expire after time.

The latest issue of Science magazine includes a look at Nobel week in Stockholm with the Lab’s Saul Perlmutter. Several other Lab researchers are also mentioned or named in photographs.

An April Huffington Post opinion piece co-written by the Lab’s David Bailey looked at the impact of computers on games.

An April 10 editorial in The Mint highlighted a recent study led by the Lab’s Amol Phadke showing greater potential for wind energy in India.

An April 9 KQED QUEST story profiled the Lab’s Mina Bissell and her cancer research.

An April 8 Science 2.0 story focused on the recent spate of news surrounding the Lab and synthetic biology.

An April 6 KQED-FM QUEST story on a debate over the value of fire retardants in furniture quoted the Lab’s Don Lucas.