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2014-11-14 12:22:07

New Systems Can Provide up to 10 Times Better Performance than Previous U.S. Department of Energy Supercomputers ARMONK, N.Y., Nov.

2014-09-22 23:02:32

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Georgetown University agreed Friday to significantly expand collaboration in the areas of cyber security, biosecurity, nonproliferation and global

2012-07-19 23:01:22

Fourth Annual Innovation Forum to focus on innovation and how to keep jobs in the United States.

Airborne Particulates Investigated
2012-06-27 13:37:38

For the first time, Lawrence Livermore researchers and international collaborators have peered into the makeup of complex airborne particulate matter so small that it can be transported into human lungs -- usually without a trace.

2008-09-25 21:00:25

By Amy Moellering By Amy Moellering LIVERMORE -- Relationships with siblings are often the longest lasting relationship during a person's lifetime.

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2008-08-02 11:40:00

Researchers have created a 3D image of a material referred to as "liquid smoke."

2005-06-16 10:15:00

Scientists have tracked down the biological trigger that gives rise to Van Buchem disease, a hereditary, disfiguring bone disorder that can cause blindness and deafness. The findings provide insight into long-range gene regulation and could lead to new treatments for osteoporosis and other crippling bone disorders.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.