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For Ultra-Cold Neutrino Experiment, a Successful DemonstrationExternal link

An international team of scientists has released early results from the Cryogenic Underground Observatory for Rare Events (CUORE) experiment, with implications for why there’s more matter than antimatter in the universe. Read More »

MIT University 04.09.15University Research

Tunneling Across a Tiny GapExternal link

Study at MIT finds “phonon tunneling” explains heat flow across nanometer-wide gaps. Read More »

University California Riverside 04.09.15University Research

Physicists Celebrate Second Act of Large Hadron ColliderExternal link

Several UC Riverside physicists are involved in research using one of the four particle detectors at the collider. Read More »

Northern Illinois University 04.09.15University Research

NIU Physicists Excited About Restart of Large Hadron ColliderExternal link

Scientists from the Northern Illinois University physics department are preparing to join thousands of their international colleagues to study the highest-energy particle collisions ever achieved in the laboratory. Read More »


U.S. Department of Energy Awards $200 Million for Next-generation Supercomputer at its Argonne National LaboratoryExternal link

Under Secretary for Science and Energy Orr announces next steps in pursuit of exascale supercomputing to accelerate major scientific discoveries and engineering breakthroughs. Read More »


First NSLS-II X-Ray Images Hint at Science to ComeExternal link

In another “first” at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) at Brookhaven National Laboratory, a group working at the Hard X-Ray Nanoprobe has taken the facility's inaugural x-ray images. Read More »

The Enrico Fermi and Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award.04.08.15PRESS RELEASE

The Department of Energy Invites Nominations for the 2015 Ernest Orlando Lawrence and Enrico Fermi Awards

Nominations for the 2015 Ernest Orlando Lawrence and Enrico Fermi Awards are being accepted until June 15, 2015. Read More »

Princeton University 04.08.15University Research

Frustrated Magnets – New Experiment Reveals Clues to their DiscontentExternal link

An experiment conducted by Princeton researchers has revealed an unlikely behavior in a class of materials called frustrated magnets, addressing a long-debated question about the nature of these discontented quantum materials. Read More »

Stanford University 04.08.15University Research

Arthur Bienenstock Honored with First Endowed Professorship to Link SLAC and StanfordExternal link

The holder of the Wallenberg-Bienenstock Professorship will have a joint appointment on the faculties of SLAC and a Stanford science or engineering department. The professorship honors Bienenstock for his efforts to strengthen ties between Stanford and Swedish universities. Read More »


Tracking Down Time MisstepsExternal link

Scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and University of Michigan developed a new technique that targets numerical errors related to time evolution in weather and climate models. Read More »

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