Slac national accelerator laboratory

06.18.14
Scientists use lasers to understand how water stays liquid below its freezing point
06.18.14

Scientists use lasers to understand how water stays liquid below its freezing point

We only remember a few things from science 101, but we're reasonably certain that water boils at 2...

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08.12.12
Diamond hones DOE X-ray laser howitzer to razor-sharp precision
08.12.12

Diamond hones DOE X-ray laser howitzer to razor-sharp precision

The US Department of Energy's SLAC accelerator lab already has a pretty useful X-ray laser -- the...

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01.26.12
X-ray laser bakes solid plasma from aluminum foil, brings us closer to nuclear fusion
01.26.12

X-ray laser bakes solid plasma from aluminum foil, brings us closer to nuclear fusion

Nuclear fusion, like flying cars, is one of those transparent, dangling carrots that've been stymyi...

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