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Home to some of the world’s most powerful lasers, fastest supercomputers and talented researchers, the Department of Energy’s National Laboratories are a powerhouse of science and technology. This system of 17 labs pushes the frontiers of scientific knowledge, keeps our nation secure and fuels our clean energy economy. See for yourself:
February 10, 2016
A nucleus is 10,000 times smaller than an atom. Check out the huge accelerators scientists use to peer inside these tiny particles.
February 8, 2016
How researchers at the National Labs are designing wind turbine blades 2.5x longer than any that exist today.
February 4, 2016
Scientists at the National Labs are attempting to build the world’s smallest particle accelerator.
February 2, 2016
How do you keep a particle inside of an accelerator? Watch a Fermilab accelerator operator explain in under two minutes!
November 18, 2015
Learn about supercomputers and why they're important for science, energy and national security.