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The future of clean green solar power may well hinge on scientists being able to unravel the mysteries of photosynthesis, the process by which green plants convert sunlight into electrochemical energy.
Microbes have among smallest genomes, plus unusual interactions with other Archaea.
Sloan Digital Survey data provide test that rules out alternative theories of gravity.
The Rosenfeld, proposed as a unit for electricity savings, will be named after the man seen by many people as the godfather of energy efficiency, Arthur Rosenfeld.
The Helios Energy Research Facility, originally proposed as a hillside headquarters for Berkeley-based alternative-energy research, appears close to finding a new home west of the Berkeley campus â€” and to replacing a shuttered neighborhood eyesore with an eco-friendly building and public open space designed to spur downtown revitalization as it seeks solutions to global climate change.
The University of Tokyo and the University of California, Berkeley, formalized an agreement Dec 17 to encourage research and educational exchanges between the campuses, which are considered to be among the top public universities in the world.
ARMONK, N.Y. and BERKELEY, Calif., Nov.
NASA intends to conduct a study on long-term exposure to low doses of radiation among monkeys in an effort to determine how being away from the Earthâ€™s magnetic field will impact human astronauts traveling to Mars.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded the University of California, Berkeley, $15.7 million over five years to allow physical scientists and engineers to open a new front in the war on cancer.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has authorized more than $29 million for the University of California, Berkeley, to create a preliminary plan for turning a former gold mine in South Dakota into the world's deepest laboratory.
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