Friday, July 20, 2012

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of July 15, 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 story on the Berkeley Lab-led Sanford Underground Research Facility in South Dakota and quotes the Lab’s Kevin Lesko

A July 18 Science2.0 story on methane levels and California regulations quoted the Lab’s Marc Fischer.

A July 16 Symmetry magazine story covered a recent congressional hearing, which showed bipartisan support for DOE user facilities such as the Advanced Light Source.

A July 15 Daily Cal story highlighted the Solar Energy Research Center to be built at the Lab and quoted the Lab’s Heinz Frei. A July 17 Berkeleyside story on the Helios building also mentioned the SERC project.

A recent Patch.com story featured Berkeley scientists’ role in the efforts to discover the Higgs boson.