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Thorium: A Source of Multiple Medical Isotopes08.29.18Science Highlight

Thorium: A Source of Multiple Medical Isotopes

Proton-irradiated thorium targets are successfully mined for therapeutic radium isotopes. Read More »

Beautiful Higgs Decays08.28.18Science Highlight

Beautiful Higgs Decays

CMS observes Higgs boson decays into bottom quarks, furthering our knowledge of how the particles that make up matter behave. Read More »

ATLAS Experiment Uncovers Higgs Boson Interactions with Heaviest Quarks 08.28.18Science Highlight

ATLAS Experiment Uncovers Higgs Boson Interactions with Heaviest Quarks

New direct evidence for Higgs interactions with top and bottom quarks confirms its role in generating mass for constituents of matter. Read More »

Highest Precision Prediction of Muon “Wobble”08.28.18Science Highlight

Highest Precision Prediction of Muon “Wobble”

Comparing new prediction to measurements of muons’ precession could potentially help scientists discover new subatomic particles. Read More »

Protactinium and Its Periodic Intersection08.27.18Science Highlight

Protactinium and Its Periodic Intersection

The element’s unusual electron structure and behavior are vital to understanding and exploiting the chemical bonding and reactivity of the heavy elements. Read More »

Riding the Wave of Liquid:Liquid Interfaces08.27.18Science Highlight

Riding the Wave of Liquid:Liquid Interfaces

Crests of watery waves breaking in oil may be the gatekeepers to transport vital chemicals in industrial separation process. Read More »

KBase: The Department of Energy Systems Biology Knowledgebase 08.22.18Science Highlight

KBase: The Department of Energy Systems Biology Knowledgebase

Collaborative, open-source software and data platform accelerates systems biology research. Read More »

Locating the Production Site of Glucan in Grass Cell Walls08.22.18Science Highlight

Locating the Production Site of Glucan in Grass Cell Walls

Research offers new insights for maximizing sugar production in biofuel crops. Read More »

Kernels of Knowledge: How Land-Use Decisions Affect Crop Productivity08.22.18Science Highlight

Kernels of Knowledge: How Land-Use Decisions Affect Crop Productivity

Model predicts smaller decrease in total corn yields than previous estimates. Read More »

Reducing Friction with an Onion-Like Carbon Material08.21.18Science Highlight

Reducing Friction with an Onion-Like Carbon Material

Researchers developed a new self-generating lubricant with great potential for industrial applications. Read More »