Researchers at Energy Biosciences Institute develop process for drop-in aviation biofuel
June 15, 2015
June 11, 2015
New method for making aviation fuel could cut greenhouse gas emissions.
From steam to ice, water continues to mystify. Illustration by Jackie Ferrentino.
Ke Xu and Juan-Pablo Castillo have been have been selected as 2015 Pew scholars, a program for investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health.
June 8, 2015
Professor Emeritus and former Berkeley Lab Director Chuck Shank has been named by President Obama as one of two recipients of the Enrico Fermi Award.
June 4, 2015
Here’s how lax U.S. regulation risks consumer health.
June 3, 2015
A study published in Environmental Health Perspectives outlines a new method for assessing how synthetic chemicals and pollutants may contribute to breast cancer risk.
June 2, 2015
Study finds gender stereotyping in which men are more strongly associated with science than women has been found in some unlikely countries.
June 1, 2015
At LBNL's Molecular Foundry, two robotic chemical-synthesizing machines have joined the search for new antimicrobial compounds.
May 26, 2015
New Solar Energy Research Center will foster development of fuels from sunlight; building will be named for Steven Chu, former Berkeley Lab Director and Energy Secretary
Five new faculty innovators have joined the ranks of the Bakar Fellows Program
May 21, 2015
Two College of Chemistry professors are among the nine winners of the 2015 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award, the Department of Energy (DOE)’s highest scientific honor.
May 18, 2015
Jennifer Doudna and fellow CRISPR scientists are strongly discouraging their colleagues from attempting any germline editing in humans.
May 14, 2015
Berkeley researchers develop breakthrough technique for non-invasive nano-scale imaging.
May 13, 2015
Whether you’re brainy, brawny or both, you may someday benefit from a drug found to rejuvenate aging brain and muscle tissue.
May 11, 2015
Jennifer Doudna's fundamental discoveries about the CRISPR/Cas9 system are leading to new tools for DNA editing that are revolutionizing genomics research.
May 5, 2015
Chemistry professor A. Paul Alivisatos has been elected to the American Philosophical Society in the category of Mathematical and Physical Sciences.
April 29, 2015
Berkeley start-up hopes to extinguish the danger in lithium-ion batteries
April 24, 2015
David Schaffer harnesses evolution to improve drug delivery.