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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 »

Auroras on the Moon? Which Moon?08.21.18Science Highlight

Auroras on the Moon? Which Moon?

Charged particles emanating from Jupiter’s magnetosphere are powered up to create the northern and southern lights on Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. Read More »

Higher Plasma Densities, More Efficient Tokamaks08.21.18Science Highlight

Higher Plasma Densities, More Efficient Tokamaks

In magnetic confinement fusion devices known as tokamaks, the maximum operational density limits the efficiency and now we know how this limit may be overcome. Read More »

Neutral Particle Beams Work Better by Working Smarter08.21.18Science Highlight

Neutral Particle Beams Work Better by Working Smarter

Enabling beams to respond to plasma conditions in real time allows scientists to avoid instabilities and raise performance. Read More »

Flying Focus: Controlling Lasers over Long Distances08.21.18Science Highlight

Flying Focus: Controlling Lasers over Long Distances

New technique allows the spatiotemporal control of laser intensity, potentially changing the way laser-based accelerators are optimized. Read More »

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