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10.30.13Presentations & Testimony

Statement of the Acting Director of the Office of Science, Patricia Dehmer to the House Science, Space and Technology Committee Subcommittee on Energy.pdf file (132KB)

The Office of Science’s Role in Providing Tools for Scientific Discovery and Basic Energy Research.

A dozen Brookhaven employees were part of the group that raised the first four walls on a home for veteran Kimberly Gilbreath and her teenage daughter Ryan.10.29.13FROM THE LABS

Good Scientists Make Good Neighbors

Office of Science Labs help their communities recover and rebuild after Superstorm Sandy. Read More »


Auburn University, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Announce Cyber-Security PartnershipExternal link

Auburn University has announced a formal collaborative agreement between the university’s Cyber Initiative and Oak Ridge National Laboratory that will focus resources and expertise on security issues in the cyber domain. Read More »

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory hosted a competition this summer where graduate students designed two mobile apps to fight the threats of food-related illnesses and influenza. 10.28.13FROM THE LABS

Killer Apps That Could Keep You HealthyExternal link

Student-developed mobile apps help keep you from getting sick. Read More »


Berkeley Lab Researchers Get a Detailed Look at a DNA Repair Protein in ActionExternal link

Advanced research provides new insight into genome integrity and biological detection of mismatched DNA. Read More »


Canfield Receives American Physical Society David Adler Lectureship AwardExternal link

Paul Canfield, scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory and Distinguished Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Iowa State University, has been selected by the American Physical Society for the 2014 David Adler Lectureship Award in the Field of Materials Physics. Read More »

This artist’s rendering illustrates the full site installation, including a new aerosol observing system (far left) and a precipitation radar (far right, with 20-ft tower).10.23.13FROM THE LABS

Forewarned and Fore-ARM-ed Against Climate Changes and Challenges

Two new observation stations – in Alaska and the Azores – should reduce uncertainties and improve global climate models. Read More »


Grant Funds Development of Improved Nanoscale Additive ManufacturingExternal link

A new Department of Energy grant will fund research to advance an additive manufacturing technique for fabricating three-dimensional (3D) nanoscale structures from a variety of materials. Read More »


Weatherizing Homes to Uniform Standard Can Achieve $33 Billion in Annual Energy SavingsExternal link

Berkeley Lab energy efficiency experts also calculate energy cost of upgrading ventilation. Read More »

2014 National Science Bowl Logo10.21.13PRESS RELEASE

Registration Now Open for Department of Energy’s National Science Bowl

A competition like no other begins again for high school and middle school students from all across the country.
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