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Simulation of the expanding debris from a supernova explosion (shown in red) running over and shredding a nearby star (shown in blue). 05.20.15FROM THE LABS

Supernova Hunting with SupercomputersExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers provide “roadmap” and tools for finding and studying Type Ia supernovae in their natural habitat. Read More »


Shape-Shifting PlasticExternal link

A new plastic developed by ORNL and Washington State University can transform from its original shape through a series of temporary shapes and returns to its initial form. The shape-shifting process is controlled through changes in temperature. Read More »


Brookhaven Lab's Accelerator Test Facility Named a DOE Office of Science User FacilityExternal link

New designation of Brookhaven National Laboratory's ATF coincides with major facility upgrades and expansions to accommodate the growing demand of users from industry and academia. Read More »

University Center for Atmospheric Research 05.19.15University Research

Exposure of U.S. Population to Extreme Heat Could Quadruple by Mid-CenturyExternal link

The study, by researchers at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and the City University of New York (CUNY), highlights the importance of considering societal changes when trying to determine future climate impacts. Read More »


ORNL Demonstrates First Large-scale Graphene Composite FabricationExternal link

One of the barriers to using graphene at a commercial scale could be overcome using a method demonstrated by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Read More »


Land, Sea, and Air: ACAPEX Targets Atmospheric RiversExternal link

In January 2015, the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility launched the ARM Cloud Precipitation Experiment (ACAPEX), the largest study of its kind focused on capturing data from atmospheric rivers. After six weeks of gathering data from air and sea in California, scientists are back on dry land ready to examine their findings. Read More »


CLAIRE Brings Electron Microscopy to Soft MaterialsExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers develop breakthrough technique for non-invasive nano-scale imaging. Read More »

ESnet enables scientists at distant locations to coordinate research and analysis in real-time collaboration.05.14.15ARTICLE

ESnet Enhances Scientific Productivity Around the Globe

Specialized network connects distant researchers and facilities in immediate collaboration. Read More »


Chombo-Crunch Sinks Its Teeth Into Fluid DynamicsExternal link

Mathematicians, computational and earth scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab have developed an enhanced fluid dynamics modeling code. Read More »

05.13.15From the Labs

Intense Lasers Cook up Complex, Self-Assembled NanomaterialsExternal link

Scientists at Brookhaven National Lab have developed a laser-based technique to execute nanoscale self-assembly with unprecedented ease and efficiency. Read More »

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