Friday, December 13, 2013

Berkeley Lab In the News, Week of Dec. 8, 2013


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 Dec. 13 New York Daily News story looked at research by the Lab’s Paul Williams showing the benefits of increased exercise to reduce breast cancer risk. The Huffington Post, Daily Cal and others also covered the work.

A second study by Williams, on a related topic, was covered by HealthDay and the Philadelphia Inquirer, among other news outlets.

A Dec. 12 NBC News.com story on fracking quoted the Lab’s Jens Birkholzer.

A Dec. 8 story in The Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch on phantom power quoted the Lab’s Alan Meier and cited his research.

A Dec. 6 Wall Street Journal story on comparing today’s stock market to that of the 1920s quoted the Lab’s David Leinweber. Morningstar also ran the story.