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Brookhaven Lab Helped Coax the Higgs Out of HidingExternal link

There's good reason for Long Islanders to celebrate the Nobel Prize in Physics awarded last week to Peter Higgs and Francois Englert for their prediction of the Higgs particle and the mechanism by which it gives mass to the building blocks of our universe. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.30.13Press Release

Energy Department to Award $100 Million for Energy Frontier Research Centers

Funding will help fuel innovative solutions toward next generation energy systems. Read More »


Be Amazed by the Work at DOE

Check out the National Library of EnergyBeta: A Gateway to Information about the "All-of-the-Above" Energy Strategy. Read More »

09.26.13From the Labs

Supercomputers Help Solve a 50-Year Homework AssignmentExternal link

Calculation related to question of why the universe is made of matter. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.25.13From the Labs

Berkeley Lab Scientist Named MacArthur "Genius" FellowExternal link

Physicist Carl Haber has turned techniques first developed for studying high-energy particles into technologies which will recover and restore some of the earliest recordings ever made. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.24.13From the Labs

Scientists Expand Search for Light Dark MatterExternal link

Physicists on the CDMS experiment have devised a better way to search for a particle that, if it exists, would revolutionize our ideas about dark matter. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.23.13Press Release

Glass or Plastic?External link

Researchers at Georgia Tech, supported in part by the Office of Science, show that at tiny scales, the makeup of a container affects how fast the H2O flows. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.20.13From the Labs

Supercomputing the Transition from Ordinary to Extraordinary Forms of MatterExternal link

Calculations plus experimental data help map nuclear phase diagram, offering insight into transition that mimics formation of visible matter in universe today. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.19.13From the Labs

National Labs and Air Force Partner to Improve Aircraft Component DesignExternal link

Working with national laboratories, universities and industry, the Air Force is ensuring it stays on the cutting edge of global security by creating a new engineering paradigm to improve the safety and fuel-efficiency of aircraft. Read MoreExternal linkage

09.18.13Press Release

Schedule Announced for Meetings and Submissions for Competing the Management and Operations Contract of Brookhaven Lab

Expressions of interest, informational meeting, request for proposals. Read More »