Science and Technology Highlights

The Wolter optic
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Livermore researchers are working to adapt the specialized optics used in orbiting x-ray telescopes to provide high-resolution images of man-made x-ray sources here on Earth.
Artist conception of diamond rain falling in giant planet
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Scientists have observed “diamond rain” for the first time as it formed under extremely high pressure.
Radio and optical data from a galaxy
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An international research team explores the origin energetic radio relics in merging galaxy clusters.
Schematic of HAPLS laser
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The High-Repetition-Rate Advanced Petawatt Laser System (HAPLS) is a major advancement over current petawatt lasers.