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02.19.14PRESS RELEASE

Eight Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that eight teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

The CMI printer, a LENS MR-7 manufactured by Optomec of Albuquerque, N.M., uses models from computer-aided design software to build layers of metal alloy on a substrate via metal powders that are melted by a laser. 02.14.14FROM THE LABS

Ames Lab, Critical Materials Institute Speed Metals Research with 3D PrinterExternal link

3D Printer Technology will allow scientists to 'speed-read' through materials libraries, finding properties that best suit particular needs. Read More »

02.14.14FROM THE LABS

Superconductivity in Orbit: Scientists Find New Path to Loss-Free ElectricityExternal link

Brookhaven Lab researchers captured the distribution of multiple orbital electrons to help explain the emergence of superconductivity in iron-based materials.
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02.13.14PRESS RELEASE

DOE Speakers and Sessions at AAAS.pdf file (57KB)

Representatives from the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science and its labs will be active participants in a variety of sessions at the 2014 AAAS Annual Meeting.

02.12.14FROM THE LABS

A Look Back at the 2013 Fermi AwardsExternal link

See highlights and interviews of this years Enrico Fermi Award winners. Read More »

Beamline 4.0.2 at Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source.02.12.14ARTICLE

Bulkier is Better?

Berkeley Lab and SLAC discover 3D counterpart to graphene with potentially wide-ranging applications. Read More »

02.11.14FROM THE LABS

Roots to Shoots: Hormone Transport in Plants DecipheredExternal link

Regulating hormone distribution mechanisms in plants could lead to sustainable bioenergy crops with increased growth and reduced needs for fertilizer. Read More »

02.11.14FROM THE LABS

NOvA Experiment Sees First Long-distance NeutrinosExternal link

The NOvA experiment consists of two huge particle detectors placed 500 miles apart, and its job is to explore the properties of an intense beam of ghostly particles called neutrinos. Neutrinos are abundant in nature, but they very rarely interact with other matter. Studying them could yield crucial information about the early moments of the universe. Read More »

Design Engineer Justine Haupt is pictured in front of the cryostat she designed for testing LSST's electro-optic sensor modules. 02.10.14FROM THE LABS

Aim for the Sky!External link

Brookhaven Lab's Justine Haupt helping to build the world's largest digital camera. Read More »

02.10.14PRESS RELEASE

Fourteen Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that 14 teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

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