28 Oct 2009

Science story

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:48 pm on 28 October 2009

Mark Le Gros and his boss Carolyn Larabell, from the National Center for X-ray Tomography in the USA, have an interesting professional relationship. Together they have successfully built a new biological imaging microscope on a beamline at the Advanced Light Source - a synchrotron in Berkeley, California. They also happen to be married! Ruth Beran met with them while they were in New Zealand recently, and found out how x-ray tomography works, and what it can be used for.

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