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Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider's PHENIX detector. 09.01.15FROM THE LABS

Tiny Drops of Early Universe 'Perfect' FluidExternal link

First results from collisions of three-particle ions with gold nuclei reveal clear-cut evidence of primordial soup's signature particle flow. Read More »

Plasma wakefield acceleration of both particle types, as shown in this simulation, could lead to smaller and more powerful colliders than today’s machines. 08.26.15FROM THE LABS

Antimatter Catches a Wave at SLACExternal link

Accelerating positrons with plasma is a step toward smaller and cheaper particle colliders. Read More »

This illustration shows a protein complex at work in brain signaling. It contains two joined protein complexes: SNARE, shown in blue, red, and green, and synaptotagmin-1, shown in orange. 08.17.15FROM THE LABS

Scientists Discover Atomic-Resolution Details of Brain SignalingExternal link

X-ray laser experiment at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory reveals never-before seen neural messaging details which could help in designing new drugs for brain disorders. Read More »

At the Department of Energy’s EMSL, scientists from around the world conduct experimental and theoretical research to understand the environment on a molecular level. 08.03.15ARTICLE

In the International Year of Soils, EMSL Researchers Dig Deep

Researchers at EMSL study the components and inhabitants of soil communities, gathering data to better understand and model how factors – agriculture, climate changes, ecosystems activities – change soil chemistry. Read More »

2015 PNNL Science as Art Calendar 07.29.15USER FACILITY

Researchers Build Bacteria’s Photosynthetic EngineExternal link

Scientists used the Titan supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to create a 100-million-atom simulation of a chromatophore, providing an unprecedented look at how bacteria harvest light for food. Read More »

Brookhaven researchers Sergei Maslov (left) and Alexi Tkachenko developed a theoretical model to explain molecular self-replication. 07.28.15FROM THE LABS

New Computer Model Could Explain how Simple Molecules Took First Step Toward LifeExternal link

Two Brookhaven researchers developed theoretical model to explain the origins of self-replicating molecules. Read More »

Lawrence award winners posed with Energy Secretary Moniz. 07.24.15ARTICLE

Ernest Orlando Lawrence AwardExternal link

The Office of Science salutes the winners of the E.O. Lawrence Awards. Read More »

This illustration shows arrestin (yellow), an important type of signaling protein, while docked with rhodopsin (orange), a G protein-coupled receptor. 07.22.15FROM THE LABS

Long-Sought Discovery Fills in Missing Details of Cell 'Switchboard'External link

SLAC's x-ray laser lends new insight into key target for drug development. Read More »

The Southern Ocean's clouds can cool the Earth by reflecting sunlight that would otherwise be absorbed by the darker ocean below. 07.20.15FROM THE LABS

How Clouds Get Their BrightnessExternal link

Scientists at Pacific Northwest and Los Alamos national laboratories, along with colleagues at the University of Leeds and the University of Washington, show that marine life cultivates half of the summer cloud droplets over the Southern Ocean. Read More »

SINGLE uses in situ TEM imaging of platinum nanocrystals freely rotating in a graphene liquid cell to determine the 3D structures of individual colloidal nanoparticles. 07.17.15FROM THE LABS

A Most Singular Nano-Imaging TechniqueExternal link

Berkeley Lab’s SINGLE provides images of individual nanoparticles in solution. Read More »

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