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08.08.13FROM THE LABS

First Hundred Thousand Years of Our UniverseExternal link

A new analysis of cosmic microwave background (CMB) radiation data by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has taken the furthest look back through time yet – 100 years to 300,000 years after the Big Bang – and provided tantalizing new hints of clues as to what might have happened. Read More »

08.07.13FROM THE LABS

3D IR Images Now in Full ColorExternal link

Berkeley Lab and University of Wisconsin Researchers Unveil FTIR spectro-microtomography. Read More »

The magnetite experiment was conducted at the Soft X-ray Materials Science (SXR) experimental station at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory's Linac Coherent Light Source X-ray laser.08.07.13FROM THE LABS

The Science of the Speedy Switch

Research at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory may show the way to computers that break the silicon speed limit. Read More »

08.06.13FROM THE LABS

ORNL Research Reveals New Challenges for Mercury CleanupExternal link

More forms of mercury can be converted to deadly methylmercury than previously thought, according to a study published Sunday in Nature Geoscience. The discovery provides scientists with another piece of the mercury puzzle, bringing them one step closer to understanding the challenges associated with mercury cleanup. Read More »

08.05.13FROM THE LABS

A Crystal of a Different ColorExternal link

Chemists have unexpectedly made two differently colored crystals - one orange, the other blue - from one chemical in the same flask while studying a special kind of molecular connection called an agostic bond. Read More »

In this rendering, never-before-seen magnetic excitations ripple through a high-temperature superconductor, revealed for the first time by the Resonant Inelastic X-ray Scattering technique. 08.05.13FROM THE LABS

Scientists Discover Hidden Magnetic Waves in High-Temperature SuperconductorsExternal link

Advanced x-ray technique reveals surprising quantum excitations that persist through materials with or without superconductivity. Read More »

08.02.13FROM THE LABS

Ames Laboratory Leads with New Cutting Edge NMR TechnologyExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Ames Laboratory has announced that it will acquire a Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-NMR spectrometer, a giant step forward in the laboratory’s world-class solid state NMR capabilities. Read More »

08.01.13FROM THE LABS

Argonne Now is NewExternal link

Take a look at the summer issue of the magazine for features on everything from shimmering shingles to cosmological simulations to the story of smart smartphones. Read More »

A toroid SMES system consisting of a number of high field coils made with the High Temperature Superconductors (HTS).08.01.13Science Highlights

Massive Energy Storage in Superconductors (SMES)

Novel high temperature superconductor magnet technology charts new territory. Read More »

A toroid SMES system consisting of a number of high field coils made with the High Temperature Superconductors (HTS).08.01.13Science Highlights

Massive Energy Storage in Superconductors (SMES)

Novel high temperature superconductor magnet technology charts new territory. Read More »

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