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'Why Particle Physics Matters' Winner AnnouncedExternal link

The readers have spoken: Your favorite explanation of why particle physics matters came from physicist Breese Quinn. Read More »


U.S. Dept. of Energy, Ames Laboratory Mark New Era in Critical Materials Research with New Energy Innovation HubExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the Ames Laboratory, and Iowa State University marked their newest endeavor in intensive energy research with the official opening of the Critical Materials Institute on Tuesday, Sept. 10. Read More »


New Website Opens for Competing the Management and Operations Contract of Brookhaven Lab

New and innovative approaches are desired for planning the future of this world-class research facility. Read More »

An aerial view of Berkeley Lab. 09.09.13FROM THE LABS

The Science Inside the StructuresExternal link

See how form follows function on this new interactive map of Berkeley Lab. Read More »


Berkeley Lab Puts a New Spin on ARPES, a 'Microscope' for ElectronsExternal link

New instrument described in this new video could see use in electronics, computing, and semiconductor industries. Read More »


“Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory Premiers “Star Power”External link

New video illuminates lab’s role in the pursuit of fusion power as a sustainable energy source. Read More »


Shedding New Light on ‘Electron Highways’ in Carbon-based Solar CellsExternal link

Scientists at Brookhaven Lab and Stony Brook University hope to improve performance of innovative solar cells by mapping how electrons move through such devices. Read More »

Scientists Simon Billinge, Milinda Abeykoon, Emil Bozin, and John Tranquada are making strides toward uncovering the role of 09.04.13FROM THE LABS

New Evidence to Aid Search for Charge 'Stripes' in SuperconductorsExternal link

Findings identify signature that will help scientists investigate and understand materials that carry current with no resistance. Read More »

Composite picture of stars over the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile. 09.03.13FROM THE LABS

Dark Energy Survey Begins Five-Year Mission to Map Southern Sky in Tremendous DetailExternal link

World’s most powerful digital camera will explore the forces shaping the universe. Read More »

The visible light emission from a polymer film containing platinum atoms has been tuned by adjusting the spacing of the platinum atoms in the polymer chain.09.01.13Science Highlight

Towards Truly White LED Lighting

Adding platinum atoms tunes the color of emitted light. Read More »

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