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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 »


Proton's Weak Charge Determined for First TimeExternal link

Research at Jefferson Lab reveals value of force that has a real impact on our everyday world. Read More »


Argonne Radar Meteorologist Scott Collis named one of Popular Science’s ‘Brilliant 10’External link

An expert in radar and remote sensing at the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Climate Research Facility, Collis works to improve global climate models. Read More »

A photo of the CERN-LHC-Atlas-Building. 09.16.13FROM THE LABS

The Hunt for Microscopic Black HolesExternal link

Finding micro black holes at the Office of Science supported Large Hadron Collider would alert scientists to the existence of extra dimensions, which might explain why gravity seems so weak. Read More »


Toxic Methylmercury-Producing Microbes More Widespread Than RealizedExternal link

Microbes that live in rice paddies, northern peat bogs and other previously unexpected environments are among the bacteria that can generate highly toxic methylmercury, researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center have learned. Read More »


'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 »

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