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04.09.15From the Labs

U.S. Department of Energy Awards $200 Million for Next-generation Supercomputer at its Argonne National LaboratoryExternal link

Under Secretary for Science and Energy Orr announces next steps in pursuit of exascale supercomputing to accelerate major scientific discoveries and engineering breakthroughs. Read More »

04.09.15From the Labs

First NSLS-II X-Ray Images Hint at Science to ComeExternal link

In another “first” at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) at Brookhaven National Laboratory, a group working at the Hard X-Ray Nanoprobe has taken the facility's inaugural x-ray images. Read More »

The Enrico Fermi and Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award.04.08.15Press Release

The Department of Energy Invites Nominations for the 2015 Ernest Orlando Lawrence and Enrico Fermi Awards

Nominations for the 2015 Ernest Orlando Lawrence and Enrico Fermi Awards are being accepted until June 15, 2015. Read More »

Princeton University 04.08.15University Research

Frustrated Magnets – New Experiment Reveals Clues to their DiscontentExternal link

An experiment conducted by Princeton researchers has revealed an unlikely behavior in a class of materials called frustrated magnets, addressing a long-debated question about the nature of these discontented quantum materials. Read More »

Stanford University 04.08.15University Research

Arthur Bienenstock Honored with First Endowed Professorship to Link SLAC and StanfordExternal link

The holder of the Wallenberg-Bienenstock Professorship will have a joint appointment on the faculties of SLAC and a Stanford science or engineering department. The professorship honors Bienenstock for his efforts to strengthen ties between Stanford and Swedish universities. Read More »

04.07.15From the Labs

Tracking Down Time MisstepsExternal link

Scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and University of Michigan developed a new technique that targets numerical errors related to time evolution in weather and climate models. Read More »

Oregon State University 04.07.15University Research

Climate Change, Plant Roots May Accelerate Carbon Loss From Soils, Say OSU ResearchersExternal link

Soil, long thought to be a semi-permanent storehouse for ancient carbon, may be releasing carbon dioxide to the atmosphere faster than anyone thought, according to Oregon State University soil scientists. Read More »

04.06.15From the Labs

U.S. Scientists Celebrate the Restart of the Large Hadron ColliderExternal link

More than 1,700 U.S. scientists who work on LHC experiments – including those from Office of Science labs such as Fermilab, Brookhaven, Oak Ridge and Berkeley Lab – are prepared to join thousands of their international colleagues to study the highest-energy particle collisions ever achieved in the laboratory. Read More »

A past and present picture of 1992 National Science Bowl Champion Jason Tumlinson.04.06.15Profile

Champions in Science Whose Stars Are Still Rising: Profile of Jason Tumlinson, National Science Bowl Champion 1992

For the run up to the 2015 National Science Bowl Finals April 30th to May 4th, this is the second of five profiles on previous National Science Bowl competitors and champions. Read More »

04.06.15From the Labs

Accelerating Materials Discovery With World’s Largest Database of Elastic PropertiesExternal link

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have published the world’s largest set of data on the complete elastic properties of inorganic compounds, increasing by an order of magnitude the number of compounds for which such data exists. Read More »

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