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The Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP)-North, a DOE Energy Innovation Hub aimed at developing the technology to commercially generate fuels directly from sunlight. 12.16.13From the Labs

Turning Over a New LeafExternal link

New video shows how researchers at the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis are striving to produce clean, abundant fuels directly from sunlight. Read MoreExternal linkage

Arapaima gigas is an air-breathing fresh water fish in the Amazon Basin that swims with impunity through piranha-infested waters.12.12.13Article

Energetic Science and Piranha-Proof Armor

Unique structure of incredible, adaptable armor revealed through Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source. Read More »

Components of the PHENIX detector at Brookhaven's Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC). 12.06.13From the Labs

Tiny Drops of Hot Quark Soup—How Small Can They Be?External link

New analyses of deuteron-gold collisions at RHIC reveal that even small particles can create big surprises. Read MoreExternal linkage

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Office of Science Salutes its New AAAS Fellows

Ten researchers join a distinguished company at the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read More »

Scanning electron microscope image of sulfur graphene oxide.11.27.13Article

Toward 300 Miles on a Single Charge?

Berkeley Lab scientists design a high-performance, long cycle-life lithium-sulfur battery. Read More »

Brookhaven Lab physicist Antonio Checco.11.25.13Article

Singin’ in the Rain

Ultra water-repellent material developed at Brookhaven Lab may lead to many warming applications. Read More »

This prototype lithium ion battery, made in a Stanford lab, contains a silicon electrode protected with a coating of self-healing polymer. 11.21.13From the Labs

Scientists Invent Self-Healing Battery ElectrodeExternal link

Researchers have made the first battery electrode that heals itself, opening a new and potentially commercially viable path for making the next generation of lithium ion batteries. Read MoreExternal linkage

DOE Go Amazon 2014 Logo11.19.13Press Release

DOE Projects Announced to Better Understand Amazon Regional Climate

Green Ocean Amazon 2014, sponsored in part by the U.S. Department of Energy, is an interagency, international campaign with the overarching goal of advancing the understanding of how land-atmosphere processes affect tropical hydrology and climate within the Amazon Basin. Read More »

The Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF) is home to Titan, the world’s most powerful supercomputer for open science with a theoretical peak performance exceeding 20 petaflops (quadrillion calculations per second). 11.18.13Press Release

Accelerating Scientific Discovery and InnovationExternal link

Two of America’s fastest supercomputers dedicated to open science will share nearly 6 billion core hours on 59 research projects through the 2014 INCITE awards. Read MoreExternal linkage

Zooming in on the Geobacter-Gonorrhea composite shows how the aromatic residues (teal balloon-like structures) bulge from the surface of pilin proteins (variously colored helical structures) within the fiber. 11.14.13From the Labs

Structure of Bacterial Nanowire Protein Hints at Secrets of ConductionExternal link

Electrically conducting bacteria important for energy, environment and technology. Read MoreExternal linkage

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