The Joint Genome Institute and others conducted an in-depth, population-based approach to identifying mechanisms for adaptation in poplars. The method could be harnessed for developing more accurate predictive climate change models. More>
High performance computing will be used to develop and apply the most complete climate and Earth system model to address challenging and demanding climate change issues. Eight national laboratories, including Berkeley Lab, are combining forces with the National Center for Atmospheric Research and others in the new effort. More>
The Oct. 1 launch of the Lab’s new financial system means Sept. 2 is the last day to submit approved procurement requisitions until October. Only emergency/critical requisitions will be processed between Sep. 3 and 30. The last day for pCard purchases is Sept. 16, and for Sept. 19 for approved eBuy purchases. Blanket order purchasing direct from the supplier (e.g., B2B) will not have a blackout period. More>
The event will be held in the cafeteria lower parking lot from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants include local bike shops, the East Bay Bicycle Coalition, UCPD, and Sustainable Berkeley Lab, among others. Free bike tune-ups will be offered. The Cafe will feature a special menu. Download poster here.