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The Universe at Your FingertipsExternal link

Raw images from the Dark Energy Camera (DECam) Legacy Survey’s new image archive will appear online the day after they are taken.
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BESC, Mascoma Develop Revolutionary Microbe for Biofuel ProductionExternal link

Biofuels pioneer Mascoma LLC and the Department of Energy's BioEnergy Science Center have developed a revolutionary strain of yeast that could help significantly accelerate the development of biofuels from nonfood plant matter.
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University of Missouri 06.04.15University Research

Justin Walensky Receives DOE FundingExternal link

Justin Walensky, an assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Missouri, will receive significant funding from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to further his research into understanding chemical bonding. Read More »

University of Tennessee Knoxville 06.04.15University Research

UT Scientists, World Partners Begin New Research at Large Hadron ColliderExternal link

The University of Tennessee joined world partners in a new era of research as scientists began recording data from the Large Hadron Collider, the world’s biggest and most powerful particle accelerator. Read More »

One of the first collisions in the CMS detector at the record-high energy of 13 TeV, taken during testing for the second run of the Large Hadron Collider in late May. 06.03.15FROM THE LABS

U.S. Joins the World in a New Era of Research at the Large Hadron ColliderExternal link

New LHC data gives researchers from around the world their best chance yet to study the Higgs boson and search for dark matter and new particles. Collaborators in the effort include scientists from the Department of Energy’s Brookhaven, Fermilab, Berkeley and Oak Ridge national laboratories. Read More »

MIT University 06.03.15University Research

Surendranath Receives Department of Energy Early Career AwardExternal link

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected MIT Professor Yogesh Surendranath for a 2015 Early Career Research Program award. This highly competitive program supports exceptional researchers early in their careers, when many scientists do their most formative work. Read More »


JGI's Carbon Cycling Studies on Restored Marshes (Video)External link

DOE Joint Genome Institute Metagenome Program Head, Susannah Tringe, and postdoc, Susie Theroux, discuss the lessons to be learned from studying the microbial diversity of marshes that have been converted to other uses, and are now being restored, as well as the potential impacts on the global carbon cycle. Read More »

University of Missouri 06.03.15University Research

Move Over Arabidopsis, There’s a New Model Plant in TownExternal link

As farmers spend billions of dollars spreading nitrogen on their fields this spring, researchers at the University of Missouri are working toward less reliance on the fertilizer. Read More »

Vanderbilt University 06.03.15University Research

World’s Smallest Spirals Could Guard Against Identity TheftExternal link

Students and faculty at Vanderbilt University fabricated these tiny Archimedes’ spirals and then used ultrafast lasers at Vanderbilt and the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Washington, to characterize their optical properties. Read More »

MIT University 06.02.15University Research

A New Tool Developed at MIT Measures the Distance Between Phonon CollisionsExternal link

Tabletop setup provides more nuanced picture of heat production in microelectronics. Read More »

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