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Whistling While You Work: Fusion Scientists Find Inspiration in Atmospheric Whistles05.02.18Science Highlight

Whistling While You Work: Fusion Scientists Find Inspiration in Atmospheric Whistles

Just like lightning, fusion plasmas contain odd electromagnetic whistler waves that could control destructive electrons in fusion reactors. Read More »

Zero Tolerance in Tokamaks: Eliminating Small Instabilities Before They Become Disruptions 05.02.18Science Highlight

Zero Tolerance in Tokamaks: Eliminating Small Instabilities Before They Become Disruptions

Energetic ions and beam heating cause or calm instabilities, depending on the tokamak’s magnetic field. Read More »

MURR Becomes First Reactor Facility to Join DOE’s Isotope Program05.01.18Science Highlight

MURR Becomes First Reactor Facility to Join DOE’s Isotope Program

DOE and MURR partner to ensure scientists have access to essential research isotopes. Read More »

Tracking Down Helium-4’s Quarks and Gluons 05.01.18Science Highlight

Tracking Down Helium-4’s Quarks and Gluons

Scientists obtain the first exclusive measurement of deeply virtual Compton scattering of electrons off helium-4, vital to obtaining an unambiguous 3-D view of quarks and gluons within nuclei. Read More »

Keeping Tabs on Polysulfides in Batteries04.25.18Science Highlight

Keeping Tabs on Polysulfides in Batteries

Optimizing lithium-sulfur battery electrolytes for long life. Read More »

A Functional Genomics Database for Plant Microbiome Studies04.24.18Science Highlight

A Functional Genomics Database for Plant Microbiome Studies

Catalog of candidate genes involved in plant-microbe relationships. Read More »

A Novel Method for Comparing Plant Genes04.24.18Science Highlight

A Novel Method for Comparing Plant Genes

Researchers develop a method of identifying gene expression patterns in drought-resistant plants. Read More »

A Game Changer: Protein Clustering Powered by Supercomputers04.23.18Science Highlight

A Game Changer: Protein Clustering Powered by Supercomputers

New algorithm lets biologists harness massively parallel supercomputers to make sense of a “data deluge.” Read More »

Getting Magnesium Ions to Pick Up the Pace04.11.18Science Highlight

Getting Magnesium Ions to Pick Up the Pace

Magnesium ions move very fast to enable a new class of battery materials. Read More »

Seeing How Next-Generation Batteries Power-Up04.11.18Science Highlight

Seeing How Next-Generation Batteries Power-Up

Scientists directly see how the atoms in a magnesium-based battery fit into the structure of electrodes. Read More »

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