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A heavy layer of air pollution, a mix of aerosol particles and vapors, obscures the view over Mexico City. 09.07.11DOE Blog

Our Dusty Atmosphere

Office of Science research shows that small particles may make a big difference.
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Black and white image of the galaxy 09.02.11DOE Blog

How to See the Supernova Berkeley Lab Just Discovered

Skywatchers -- grab your binoculars and telescopes, and head for some clear dark skies.
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Scientist Katherine Ament 08.22.11DOE Pulse

Ament Part of the Next Generation of Rare-Earth ResearchersExternal link

DOE Pulse profiles Ames Lab researcher, Katherine Ament.
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory08.22.11Article

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Innovation in action: science and the city.
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Dave Mosher and Kendra Snyder video still 08.18.11DOE Blog

Two Nerds . . . One Love . . . and A Great Golden Ring

Couple brought together by physics...and chemistry.
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A water droplet, a water molecule and an arrow 08.11.11From the Labs

Catalyst that Makes Hydrogen Gas Breaks Speed RecordExternal link

Material designed for energy applications is 10 times faster than natural enzyme, uses inexpensive metals.
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Micro-robots called asters because they look like the flower 08.08.11DOE Blog

Tiny Terminators

New micro-robots assemble, repair themselves and are surprisingly strong.
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Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory07.25.11Article

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

The frontiers at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory: Physics in action.
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The semiconductor industry relies on accelerator technology to implant ions in silicon chips.07.25.11Article

Great friendships and great discoveries

The U.S. and India sign a forward-looking framework.
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Scientists in the lab 07.21.11DOE Blog

Researchers Devise New Stress Test for Irradiated Materials

Lawrence Berkeley's discovery may increase safety . . . and even reduce stress.
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