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02.27.14FROM THE LABS

Big Step for Next-Generation Fuel Cells and ElectrolyzersExternal link

Researchers at Berkeley and Argonne National Labs discover highly promising new class of nanocatalyst. Read More »

02.27.14FROM THE LABS

Building the Heartbeat of ITERExternal link

US ITER prepares for the fabrication of the international fusion reactor’s central solenoid. Read More »

02.26.14FROM THE LABS

Silver LiningsExternal link

Researchers at Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory in collaboration with scientists at Northwestern University are the first to grow graphene on silver.
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02.25.14FROM THE LABS

Nanoscale Freezing Leads to Better ImagingExternal link

New Bionanoprobe at the Advanced Photon Source dramatically increases three-dimensional Nanoscale image mapping of trace elements within a cell. Read More »

02.25.14FROM THE LABS

Volcanoes Contribute to Recent Warming 'Hiatus'External link

Volcanic eruptions in the early part of the 21st century have cooled the planet, according to a study led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. This cooling partly offset the warming produced by greenhouse gases.
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02.24.14PRESS RELEASE

24 Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that 24 teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

02.21.14FROM THE LABS

Tracking Catalytic Reactions in MicroreactorsExternal link

Infrared technique at Berkeley Lab’s Advanced Light Source could help improve flow reactor chemistry for pharmaceuticals and other products. Read More »

02.20.14FROM THE LABS

Heavy Flavor Tracker for STARExternal link

New detector system from Berkeley Lab for quark-gluon plasma studies may lead to better understanding of early universe. Read More »

02.19.14PRESS RELEASE

Media Advisory: A New Species in the Amazon Rain Forest – Scientists.pdf file (298KB)

The GOAmazon field campaign will enable scientists to study the intricacies of the natural state of the Amazon rainforest atmosphere and land systems, and how these may be perturbed by human influences such as pollution and deforestation.

02.19.14PRESS RELEASE

Eight Teams Win Regional National Science Bowl Competitions, Secure Spots in National Finals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced that eight teams of middle and high school students won their regional competitions for the 2014 National Science Bowl this past weekend and are advancing to the National Finals in Washington, D.C., in April. Read More »

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