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05.19.14FROM THE LABS

Lighting the Way to Graphene-based DevicesExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers use light to dope graphene boron nitride heterostructures. Read More »

05.16.14FROM THE LABS

A Tipping Point for LigninExternal link

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory offer a new view of an organic polymer often dismissed as a worthless by-product. Read More »

05.15.14FROM THE LABS

CEBAF Beam Goes Over the HumpExternal link

The Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility (CEBAF) at the U.S. Department of Energy's Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility has achieved the final two accelerator commissioning milestones needed for approval to start experimental operations following its first major upgrade. Read More »

Researchers have developed a method to create air-stable water droplet networks. 05.14.14FROM THE LABS

Novel ORNL Technique Enables Air-Stable Water Droplet NetworksExternal link

New method will be valuable for applications in biological sensing and membrane research. Read More »

05.14.14UNIVERSITY RESEARCH

University of Houston Physicists Look for Answers to Questions about the UniverseExternal link

Experiments involving neutrinos and leptons may offer answers to fundamental questions. Read More »

05.13.14FROM THE LABS

Cyanobacterial Consortia Shed New Light on Phototrophic Biofilm AssemblyExternal link

Model "microecosystems" used to study producer-consumer interaction networks in microbial mats. Read More »

Despite its name, the Dead Sea supports algae, bacteria and fungi. 05.13.14FROM THE LABS

Sweet Applications From Salty Adaptations

Joint Genome Institute’s study of a salt-tolerant fungus could lead to significant improvements in agriculture. Read More »

05.12.14FROM THE LABS

Ames Lab Creates Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Cheaper, Cleaner BiofuelExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory has created a faster, cleaner biofuel refining technology that not only combines processes, it uses widely available materials to reduce costs. Read More »

At low charge carrier density, the microscopic flyovers revealed somewhat static, ordered electrons—the 05.12.14FROM THE LABS

Scientists Find Solution to Two Long-Standing Mysteries of Cuprate High-Temperature SuperconductivityExternal link

Findings unequivocally link two "personality" changes of electrons at critical point. Read More »

05.09.14FROM THE LABS

Plants' Oil-Desaturating Enzymes Pair Up to Channel MetabolitesExternal link

Study raises possibility of linking up enzymes to tailor pathways for increased production of useful plant products. Read More »

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