February 3, 2006

Celebrating Black History Month

By Vivian Lee






Einstein on Race and Racism

Fred Jerome and Rodger Taylor

Thursday, February 16
Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Panofsky Auditorium

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SSRL Stores Hydrogen in Move Toward Hydrogen Vehicles

By Heather Rock Woods

Imagine this: your fuel gauge is hovering near empty. You stop at the nearest store, turn in your empty hydrogen cartridge, buy a full one and pop it into your car. Presto, you are on your hydrogen-powered way again, emitting just the faintest traces of water out the tailpipe.

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DOE Science Bowl at SLAC on Saturday, February 11







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Probing Stardust

By Erik Vance

A BayPac consortium composed of SLAC, UC Berkeley and LLNL scientists will be among the first to examine pristine comet particles.

“The sample return capsule is in spectacularly good shape,” SSRL physicist Sean Brennan said. “There will be hundreds of particles that can be analyzed.”

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The Stanford Linear Accelerator Center is managed by Stanford University for the US Department of Energy

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