The Lab Breakthroughs series brings together video produced by each of the National Labs about their innovations and discoveries, and a Q&A with a project researcher about how they affect Americans. Here you can view the latest Q&As weekly, or view the full playlist on our YouTube page.
The Energy Department's 17 National Labs are world-class scientific facilities devoted to conducting high impact, breakthrough research in the basic and applied sciences. The "Lab Breakthroughs" video series highlights cutting-edge innovations developed by scientists at the labs.
Breakthrough technologies developed at the National Labs are saving lives, changing the way doctors diagnose diseases and making fusion power viable. If you look hard enough in your daily life, you'll likely discover at least one technology that was developed at the National Labs.