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A photo of a satellite orbiting earth.04.15.13Article

Dark Matter and Discovery

Office of Science supported experiment captures potential signals from potent particles. Read More »

An image of a group of people standing infront of a building. 04.12.13FROM THE LABS

Doors Open at New Interdisciplinary Science Building for Energy Research at Brookhaven LabExternal link

On April 11, 2013, the doors were opened at the Interdisciplinary Science Building (ISB), a new world-class research facility at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory where scientists will work to drive breakthrough solutions to the nation's energy challenges. Read More »

04.10.13Presentations & Testimony

FY 2014 Budget Request to Congress for DOE’s Office of Science.pdf file (4.6MB)

Director Bill Brinkman presents the details of the Office of Science FY 2014 budget request.


Energy Department Announces Prizes for 2013 National Science Bowl

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the prizes for which middle and high school teams from across the nation will compete at this year’s National Science Bowl, held from April 25 to April 29 in Washington, D.C. Read More »

An image of a laser pulse through a magnetic structure. 04.08.13FROM THE LABS

Quantum Tricks Drive Magnetic Switching Into the Fast LaneExternal link

All-optical switching promises terahertz-speed hard drive and RAM memory. Read More »


Battery Research at NSLS Aims to Solve Energy Storage ChallengesExternal link

The next big frontier for battery technology is efficient, grid-scale storage. Experiments to exploit the properties of single-use alkaline batteries for large-scale batteries could lead to the next energy revolution and provide safe storage for immense amounts of power. Read More »


DOE Announces Five-Year Renewal of Funding for Bioenergy Research Centers

Centers will receive $25 million per year for innovative biofuel research. Read More »


First Data Released from the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

Office of Science-supported mission provides precise measurements of cosmic rays. Read More »

An image of silicon atoms on graphene sheet 04.03.13FROM THE LABS

ORNL Microscopy Uncovers "Dancing" Silicon Atoms in GrapheneExternal link

Jumping silicon atoms are the stars of an atomic scale ballet featured in a new study from the Office of Science's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Read More »

A group of students and a teacher holding a banner.04.01.13Article

The Final Tickets Have Been Punched . . . For a Competition Like No Other

Regional competitions for the National Science Bowl have concluded. See the finalists, and return for future updates here. Read More »

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