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December 6, 2019
UTTPS being attached to AMS
Cosmic Ray Tool Repaired in Space
The AMS is a particle physics detector attached to the ISS run by an international team from 16 countries, whose efforts are supported by the DOE.
December 5, 2019
STEM programs are offered at all DOE National Laboratories.
Building a Computer Literate Workforce
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Laboratories and the NNSA have a wide variety of cyber-focused STEM programs.
October 22, 2019
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What is a Radioisotope Power System?
Nuclear has powered space exploration for decades. Learn radioisotope power systems' role in the most successful space missions in U.S. history.
October 8, 2019
Women@LiquidWaste (W@LW) co-chair Christine Ridgeway, left, and chair Stephanie Franklin, right, participate in an icebreaker activity at a recent W@LW meeting at the Savannah River Site.
SRS Women@LiquidWaste Group Celebrates Year of Growth, Success
SRS Women@LiquidWaste Group Celebrates Year of Growth, Success
September 27, 2019
Two students wearing school shirts adjust the nacelle on a model wind turbine.
Add Wind Power Experience to Your Resume … While You’re Still in College
Find out where to start, what to expect, and how to stand out now that EERE has issued the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 call for proposals.
September 24, 2019
IF/THEN logo from AAAS.
NNSA National Lab employees chosen as STEM ambassadors
Two NNSA lab employees chosen by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as role models for girls
September 17, 2019
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Nuclear Power Pack: 3 Can’t Miss STEM Resources on Nuclear Energy
From interactive games to excellent lessons plans, here are 3 engaging STEM resources that will power up inquisitive minds with nuclear energy facts.
September 10, 2019
Students inspect a small wind turbine designed and built for the DOE Collegiate Wind Competition.
The U.S. Department of Energy Releases Request for Proposal for Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 Applicants
Are you ready to see what it takes for a career in wind energy? The application process is officially open for the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021.
September 3, 2019
US Department of Energy Announces $4 Million Funding Opportunity for the Minority Education, Workforce, and Training (MEWT) Program
The MEWT Program is designed to increase engagement and capabilities of underserved communities within STEM and energy fields.
September 3, 2019
Representatives from DOE, Idaho National Laboratory, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, 100Kin10, and others gather for a photo after meeting to discuss challenges and opportunities in advancing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and career
DOE Offices Partner With Nonprofit to Advance STEM in Indian Country
The past, present, and future came together when Shoshone-Bannock Tribes member Talia Martin explained the history.
August 27, 2019
UCOR President and CEO Ken Rueter speaks about the importance of a diverse workforce to successfully accomplish Oak Ridge’s cleanup at the Small Business Diversity Summit.
Small Businesses Take Part in Oak Ridge Diversity Summit
Oak Ridge environmental cleanup contractor UCOR brought together leaders from three global companies this month
August 20, 2019
Two people stand in front of a clear wind tunnel. A turbine sits inside and a team of people running the tunnel are seated on the other side.
CWC Chico State Team Stands Strong as California Wildfire Closes Campus
Following the 2018 Camp Fire, students and faculty from California State University – Chico faced barriers unlike any other school.
August 16, 2019
fermilab supercomputer tapes
A Sneak Peek of Tomorrow’s A.I. Technologies
To unleash the power of A.I., scientists and engineers need to find ways to redesign computers and memory so machines can learn better and faster.
August 14, 2019
Using CANDLE deep learning to extract protein folding intermediate states. | National Cancer Institute
CANDLE Illuminates New Pathways in Fight Against Cancer
CANcer Distributed Learning Environment is cross-cutting initiative of the Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer.
August 13, 2019
Young people from the Oscar Cross Boys and Girls Club of Paducah participated in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) activities during a recent visit to EM’s Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant.
Paducah Site Visit Impresses Boys and Girls Club Members
Young people from the Oscar Cross Boys and Girls Club of Paducah participated in science, technology, engineering, and math activities.
August 13, 2019
Yuriy Dubinets, a mechanical engineer with EM Richland Operations Office contractor Mission Support Alliance, demonstrates to local middle school students how a Stirling engine uses heat to operate.
Hanford Contractor Inspires Workforce of Future Through STEM Education
Employees from EM Richland Operations Office contractor Mission Support Alliance (MSA) volunteer at local schools.
August 12, 2019
Block Island wind turbines
Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy
Learn more about efforts to develop America's vast offshore wind resources.
August 12, 2019
SERDP San Clemente Island, California wind power project in the early morning.
Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Distributed Wind Power
Learn about key facts related to wind turbines used in distributed applications.
August 12, 2019
Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power
Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power
Get the details on a few of the lesser known wind energy facts.
August 7, 2019
April and her work team use AI to predict where people commute to work from their homes.
Your AI Career: April’s Story
Learn how April Morton became a leader at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Artificial Intelligence work.
August 6, 2019
Your AI Career: Vitalij’s Story
Your AI Career: Vitalij’s Story
Learn how Dr. Vitalij Pecharsky became a leader at Ames National Laboratory in Artificial Intelligence work.
August 6, 2019
EM Hanford Site Manager Brian Vance, far left, back row, recently visited students at the Preparing for Academic Excellence (PACE) Camp
Hanford Manager Joins Students for STEM Exercises at Nez Perce Reservation
Hanford Manager Joins Students for STEM Exercises at Nez Perce Reservation
August 6, 2019
Sean Poppy, outreach coordinator for the University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology Laboratory outreach program, shows a juvenile alligator to students at Blakeney Elementary School in Waynesboro, Georgia.
University’s Environmental Outreach at SRS Continues to Grow
A team of environmental educators reached over 60,000 individuals last year through an outreach program supported by EM funding at the Savannah River.
July 30, 2019
Students from South Aiken High School participate in the Science Technology Enrichment Program at the Savannah River Site, netting small aquatic creatures and testing pond water to learn more about freshwater ecosystems.
Local Students Measure Health of Savannah River by its Biodiversity
Local students trade classrooms for the trees and waterways of the Savannah River Site
July 29, 2019
Fundamental catalytic studies can be linked to real catalyst performance by using controlled pulses of reactants over a wide pressure range. Integrated Mesoscale Architectures For Sustainable Catalysis. Courtesy Jeff Miller
Ten Years at the Frontiers of Energy Science
Celebrating 10 years of science at Energy Frontier Research Centers across America.