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Giant virus, tiny protein crystals show X-ray laser’s power

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Two studies published today in Nature illustrate the unique capabilities of SLAC's Linac Coherent Light Source. The world’s first hard X-ray free-electron laser was used to demonstrate a shortcut for determining the 3-D structures of proteins and to make the first single-shot images of intact viruses.

How good management weaves gold into the bottom line

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Economists and industrial policymakers have long puzzled over differences in the productivity of companies in the same industries or the same countries. A new field experiment in Indian textile plants finds the most compelling evidence to date that management matters.

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