News this week of the possible discovery of the Higgs boson led to numerous news stories quoting Berkeley Lab experts, including a front-page story in the San Francisco Chronicle, stories and live appearances on KQED-FM, KTVU-TV Channel 2 and KPIX-TV Channel 5, AFP news service, San Jose Mercury News and others. Those quoted included the Lab’s Natalie Roe, Ian Hinchliffe and Beate Heinemann.
A July 5 San Francisco Business Times story noted the appointment of the Lab’s new Chief Operating Officer, Glenn Kubiak.
A July 5 San Francisco Chronicle story on the Human Microbiome Project quoted the Lab’s Janet Jansson.
A Jul 2 Daily Cal story featured Lab winners of this year’s R&D100 Awards.
A July 2 EE News/ClimateWire story highlighted work led by the Lab’s Igor Grigoriev showing how fungi may have influenced the planet’s coal formation. The French Tribune ran a similar story.
A July 1 story in The Scientist looked at recent work in synthetic biology and quoted the Lab’s Nathan Hillson.
The July 1 San Francisco Chronicle noted the arrival of the Lab’s new Chief Sustainability Officer, John Elliott.