Science Headlines

05.20.15FROM THE LABS

Clouds' Role in Sunlight StoppingExternal link

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory researchers used long-term observations to show that the sunlight stopping power of each type of typical tropical cloud and how frequently they occur must be accurately simulated in climate models. Read More »

05.19.15USER FACILITY

Brookhaven Lab's Accelerator Test Facility Named a DOE Office of Science User FacilityExternal link

New designation of Brookhaven National Laboratory's ATF coincides with major facility upgrades and expansions to accommodate the growing demand of users from industry and academia. Read More »

05.15.15FROM THE LABS

ORNL Demonstrates First Large-scale Graphene Composite FabricationExternal link

One of the barriers to using graphene at a commercial scale could be overcome using a method demonstrated by researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Read More »

05.15.15USER FACILITY

Land, Sea, and Air: ACAPEX Targets Atmospheric RiversExternal link

In January 2015, the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility launched the ARM Cloud Precipitation Experiment (ACAPEX), the largest study of its kind focused on capturing data from atmospheric rivers. After six weeks of gathering data from air and sea in California, scientists are back on dry land ready to examine their findings. Read More »

05.14.15FROM THE LABS

CLAIRE Brings Electron Microscopy to Soft MaterialsExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers develop breakthrough technique for non-invasive nano-scale imaging. Read More »

05.13.15From the Labs

Two Large Hadron Collider Experiments First to Observe Rare Subatomic ProcessExternal link

Researchers have found the theoretical prediction of a previously unseen subatomic process is accurate and observable. Read More »

05.13.15From the Labs

Intense Lasers Cook up Complex, Self-Assembled NanomaterialsExternal link

Scientists at Brookhaven National Lab have developed a laser-based technique to execute nanoscale self-assembly with unprecedented ease and efficiency. Read More »

05.13.15Article

Chombo-Crunch Sinks Its Teeth Into Fluid DynamicsExternal link

Mathematicians, computational and earth scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab have developed an enhanced fluid dynamics modeling code. Read More »

05.12.15From the Labs

Using Microbial Communities to Assess Environmental ContaminationExternal link

A multi-institutional team of more than 30 scientists are identifying environmental contaminants through DNA statistical analyses of natural microbial communities. Read More »

05.12.15From the Labs

Superhydrophobic Glass Coating Offers Clear BenefitsExternal link

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory developed a customized glass coating that is superhydrophobic, fog-resistant, and antireflective. Read More »