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Supercomputers Help Solve a 50-Year Homework AssignmentExternal link

Calculation related to question of why the universe is made of matter. Read More »


Berkeley Lab Scientist Named MacArthur "Genius" FellowExternal link

Physicist Carl Haber has turned techniques first developed for studying high-energy particles into technologies which will recover and restore some of the earliest recordings ever made. Read More »

Scientists broke new ground in the study of deep earthquakes, a poorly understood phenomenon that occurs where the oceanic lithosphere, driven by tectonics, plunges under continental plates. 09.25.13FROM THE LABS

Scientists Push Closer to Understanding Mystery of Deep EarthquakesExternal link

Argonne Lab’s Advanced Photon Source breaks new ground in an extremely high pressure study. Read More »


Scientists Expand Search for Light Dark MatterExternal link

Physicists on the CDMS experiment have devised a better way to search for a particle that, if it exists, would revolutionize our ideas about dark matter. Read More »


Glass or Plastic?External link

Researchers at Georgia Tech, supported in part by the Office of Science, show that at tiny scales, the makeup of a container affects how fast the H2O flows. Read More »

Brookhaven Lab scientists Radoslav Adzic, Vyacheslov Volcov, Lijun Wu (back), Wei An, Jia Wang, and Dong Su (front) gathered in the control room for a scanning transmission electron microscope (STEM) in the Center for Functional Nanomaterials. 09.23.13FROM THE LABS

New Catalyst Transforms Virtually Untapped Form of Hydrogen Fuel into ElectricityExternal link

Brookhaven Lab scientists use simple, 'green' process to create novel core-shell catalyst that tolerates carbon monoxide in fuel cells and opens new, inexpensive pathways for zero-emission vehicles. Read More »


Supercomputing the Transition from Ordinary to Extraordinary Forms of MatterExternal link

Calculations plus experimental data help map nuclear phase diagram, offering insight into transition that mimics formation of visible matter in universe today. Read More »


National Labs and Air Force Partner to Improve Aircraft Component DesignExternal link

Working with national laboratories, universities and industry, the Air Force is ensuring it stays on the cutting edge of global security by creating a new engineering paradigm to improve the safety and fuel-efficiency of aircraft. Read More »


Schedule Announced for Meetings and Submissions for Competing the Management and Operations Contract of Brookhaven Lab

Expressions of interest, informational meeting, request for proposals. Read More »

This overlay of mass spectrometry images shows the spatial distribution of three different kind of lipids across a whole mouse cross-section.09.18.13FROM THE LABS

Eye-Opening Possibilities in Imaging

OpenMSI, a powerful visualization tool developed by Berkeley Lab, may show the way to everything from better biofuels to more effective medicines. Read More »

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