Friday, July 13, 2012

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of July 8, 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.

A July 12 AZoNano.com story featured work on a metamolecule with unique properties as led by the Lab’s Xiang Zhang.

A July 11 San Francisco Chronicle story profiled the Lab’s Paul Williams and his work on runners’ health.

Numerous news outlets covered two studies that reviewed research by Felisa Wolfe-Simon before she arrived at the Lab that looked at the role of arsenic in bacteria. Stories mentioning her, or her Lab colleague John Tainer, appeared in the Associated Press, Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Wall Street Journal, CBS News, ABC News, BBC News, Popular Science, National Geographic, Discover magazine and many more.

A July 8 Columbus Dispatch story on recent power outages in the Midwest quoted the Lab’s Joseph Eto.