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October 24, 2016
For the first time, scientists at SLAC’s X-ray laser have created bright, three-colored X-ray pulses.
October 18, 2016
Settle in for a physics-themed Halloween movie marathon.
October 13, 2016
The event drew more than 400 participants, with workshops and presentations focusing on collaborations and new technology at SLAC’s light sources.

Press Releases

October 25, 2016
An initiative called “Bits & Watts”, launched by Stanford University and SLAC, aims to develop “smart” technology that will bring the grid into...
September 28, 2016
SLAC’s X-ray laser provides clues to engineering a new protein to kill mosquitos that carry dengue and Zika.
September 21, 2016
Just as Schroedinger's Cat is both alive and dead, an atom or molecule can be in two different states at once. Now scientists have exploited this...
Illustration of a molecule splitting into two Schroedinger's Cat states