Science Headlines

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 »

05.11.15From the Labs

Tibetan Glacier Holds Sooty SecretsExternal link

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and collaborators measure historical trends of soot in a southeastern Tibetan glacier and identify emission sources in a climate model. Read More »

05.08.15From the Labs

Mimicking Biology to Create Fast, Efficient CatalystsExternal link

Scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are uncovering the design principles of natural catalysts. Read More »

05.07.15Press Release

U.S.-CERN Agreement Paves Way for New Era of Scientific Discovery

Department of Energy and National Science Foundation sign agreement for U.S. participation in particle physics research. Read More »

05.07.15From the Labs

Scientists Tune X-rays With Tiny MirrorsExternal link

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have created a new way of manipulating high-intensity X-rays, which will allow researchers to select extremely brief but precise X-ray bursts for their experiments. Read More »

05.06.15From the Labs

Compact Light Source Improves CT ScansExternal link

A new study shows that the recently developed Compact Light Source (CLS) – a commercial X-ray source with roots in research and development efforts at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory – enables computer tomography scans that reveal more detail than routine scans performed at hospitals today. The new technology could soon be used in preclinical studies and help researchers better understand cancer and other diseases. Read More »

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