Science Headlines

11.13.13FROM THE LABS

Iowa State, Ames Lab Engineers Develop Real-Time, 3-D Teleconferencing TechnologyExternal link

A pair of Ames Lab and Iowa State researchers have developed 3-D teleconferencing technology that's live, real-time and streaming at 30 frames per second. Read More »

11.12.13FROM THE LABS

Taking a New Look at Carbon NanotubesExternal link

Two of the biggest challenges in carbon nanotube research have been met with the development by Berkeley Lab researchers of a technique that can be used to identify the structure of an individual carbon nanotube and characterize its electronic and optical properties in a functional device.
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11.08.13FROM THE LABS

MAGIC Takes a BowExternal link

As the Horizon Spirit sailed into port in Los Angeles at the end of September, the U.S. Department of Energy's ARM Climate Research Facility notched another milestone for climate science. Read More »

11.07.13FROM THE LABS

New Director of the Joint Global Change Research Institute AnnouncedExternal link

The Joint Global Change Research Institute has announced its new director will be Ghassem Asrar, who brings experience to the institute from the World Climate Research Programme, NASA, USDA and academia. Read More »

11.06.13ARTICLE

How Particle Physics Can Save Your LifeExternal link

From new medicines to cancer treatment, the tools of particle physics play an important role in hospitals around the world. Read More »

11.04.13FROM THE LABS

Crafting a Better Enzyme Cocktail to Turn Plants into Fuel FasterExternal link

Scientists looking to create a potent blend of enzymes to transform materials like corn stalks and wood chips into fuels have developed a test that should turbocharge their efforts. Read More »

11.01.13FROM THE LABS

“Molecular Velcro” May Lead to Cost-Effective Alternatives to Natural AntibodiesExternal link

Berkeley Lab researchers take cues from nature in designing a programmable nanomaterial for biosensing. Read More »

10.31.13FROM THE LABS

MAGIC Sea Voyage Ends, Journey to Decode Data BeginsExternal link

Scientists participating in a mission to collect data critical to climate modeling from aboard an oceangoing cargo vessel have started sifting through the data to figure out what they can learn from the measurements they've taken. Read More »

10.30.13FROM THE LABS

First Results from LUX, the World’s Most Sensitive Dark Matter DetectorExternal link

The Large Underground Xenon experiment is helping scientists test candidates for the elusive and mysterious material. Read More »

10.28.13ARTICLE

Auburn University, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Announce Cyber-Security PartnershipExternal link

Auburn University has announced a formal collaborative agreement between the university’s Cyber Initiative and Oak Ridge National Laboratory that will focus resources and expertise on security issues in the cyber domain. Read More »

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