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Carnegie Institution for Science 08.24.15University Research

Firefly Protein Enables Visualization of Roots in SoilExternal link

A new imaging tool from a team led by Carnegie Science's José Dinneny allows researchers to study the dynamic growth of root systems in soil, and to uncover the molecular signaling pathways that control such growth. Read More »

University California Santa Barbara 08.24.15University Research

MIT Tech Review Names DOE Early Career Awardee, UCSB's Michelle O'Malley Among Its Innovators Under 35External link

Each year this list features an impressive collection of individuals across diverse fields who are pushing the boundaries of science, engineering and technology. Read More »


Argonne Pushing Boundaries of Computing in Engine SimulationsExternal link

For the first time, scientists will use the power of Mira, the fifth-fastest supercomputer in the world, to gain further insight into the inner workings of combustion engines. Read More »

Carnegie Mellon University 08.21.15University Research

Carnegie Mellon-Led Team Identifies Structure of Tumor-Suppressing ProteinExternal link

Findings provide new insights into how the protein regulates cell growth and how mutations in the gene that encodes the protein can lead to cancer Read More »


Carbon Number CrunchingExternal link

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed a refined measurement of China’s fossil-fuel carbon emissions. Read More »


PNNL to Tackle Future Grid Challenges Through New FacilityExternal link

With the opening this week of the Systems Engineering Building at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, a new suite of capabilities becomes available to researchers and industry to tackle the nation's top challenges in grid modernization, buildings efficiency and renewable energy integration. Read More »

University California Irvine 08.19.15University Research

UCI, NASA Researchers Find Link Between Devastating Hurricanes and Amazon Fire RiskExternal link

Warmer-than-usual waters in North Atlantic contribute to both phenomena. Read More »


Viral ComparisonsExternal link

A team of comparative genomics and computational science researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory are exploring the viral universe with methods that sample and sequence the genomes of different viral species in a matter of hours. Read More »


Optimizing Biofuel Production in YeastExternal link

Researchers at the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are finding important new insights into the metabolic processes of yeasts, which could make them better producers of biofuels. Read More »


Major Innovation in Molecular Imaging Delivers Spatial and Spectral Info SimultaneouslyExternal link

Berkeley Lab scientist invents technique to combine spectroscopy with super-resolution microscopy, enabling new ways to examine cell structures and study diseases. Read More »

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