New Program Explores University Of Chicago's
New Program Explores University Of Chicago's Role In Manhattan ProjectLos Alamos Daily PostGlenn Seaborg and his colleagues synthesized plutonium at the George Herbert Jones Laboratory. Room 405 of Jones Laboratory, where Seaborg's team isolated and weighed a sample of plutonium for the first time in 1942, is now a National Historic ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 8:46 am
Ed White receives Glenn T. Seaborg Award -
Daily CalifornianEd White receives Glenn T. Seaborg AwardDaily CalifornianThe career achievements of the All-American were recently recognized in the decision to honor White as a recipient of the coveted Glenn T. Seaborg Award. Established in 1995, the award is presented annually to a former Cal football player who has ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 8:45 am
Cal Great Ed White To Receive the Glenn
Cal Great Ed White To Receive the Glenn Seaborg AwardBCSNN - Best College Sports News NetworkAn All-American and All-Pro lineman who later embarked on a long coaching career and has led an education art foundation for the past 25 years, Ed White is the 2017 recipient of the Glenn T. Seaborg Award. The official presentation will take place ...
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 12:55 pm
A history of UC Berkeley's chancellors -
A history of UC Berkeley's chancellorsDaily CalifornianSeaborg helped lead the Manhattan Project and co-discovered the element plutonium-238 and -239 and nine other transuranium elements — including seaborgium — according to a 1999 campus press release. Seaborg subsequently won the 1951 Nobel ...
Posted on 4 July 2017 | 1:48 pm
Seaborg's americium dispute put to bed 60
Seaborg's americium dispute put to bed 60 years laterChemistry World (subscription)After pioneering American radiochemist Glenn Seaborg voiced his suspicions that the elements after and including uranium constitute a distinct post-actinium series that he called the actinides, he had another hunch. In 1954 he suggested that americium ...
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 8:29 am
Paul Larson to Receive Glenn Seaborg Award
BERKELEY – Paul Larson, one of the most versatile football players in Cal history, has been selected as the 21st recipient of the Glenn T. Seaborg Award. The official presentation will take place during a ceremony when the Golden Bears host Washington ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:24 am
Good Guy Spy from Moraga's Past
She did remember "all these famous men" her father knew, including Glenn Seaborg (Atomic Energy Commission chairman throughout the 1960s) and her godfather Ernest Lawrence lounging around her family's pool. It was no mere coincidence that Tibbetts was ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:01 pm
CWRU professor Alan Rocke featured in PBS
Produced by science journalist and filmmaker Stephen Lyons, "The Mystery of Matter" uses dramatization to tell the stories of Antoine Lavoisier, Joseph Priestly, Dmitri Mendeleev, Humprhy Davy, Marie Curie, Glenn Seaborg and Harry Moseley. If the periodic ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 12:35 am
Glenn Seaborg | A Chemist Goes to War
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Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
PBS Docudrama Brings Discovery Of The
Chemistry giants Humphry Davy, Dmitri Mendeleev, Marie Curie, and Harry Moseley each get their own tale. And the show finishes with Glenn Seaborg’s groundbreaking research on transuranic elements. “It’s the story of how the elements came about ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 11:15 am