Berkeley National Lab

Space Station Crew Captures Image Of London At Night

A newly upgraded camera that incorporates light sensors developed at Berkeley Lab, one of the Department of Energy’s 17 National Laboratories, is now one of the best cameras on the planet for studying outer space at light wavelengths that are “too red” for the human eye to see. Very distant astronomical objects appear much redder… Keep reading →


WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected the University of California, Berkeley to lead a consortium of university, nonprofit, utility, and national laboratory partners in a new technical track under the U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center (CERC) that addresses water-related aspects of energy production and use. Once the award is finalized, the… Keep reading →

CycleforScience at Golden Gate

  Cycle for Science — the brainchild of Rachel Woods-Robinson and Elizabeth Case — is a 4,000 mile bike ride from San Francisco to New York. Along the way, Case and Wood-Robinson will make stops at classrooms and summer programs to teach science, talk with teachers and encourage girls to continue studying science, technology, engineering… Keep reading →