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April 5, 2018
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Five Fast Facts About the "Calutron Girls"
The "Calutron Girls" are the final women of the Manhattan Project we're celebrating this year.
April 4, 2018
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visits Berkley Lab
From Sea to Shining Sea: Leadership Visits Every Energy Department National Lab
Secretary Perry and other Energy Department leaders see some of America's most important science and technology research up close.
April 4, 2018
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CHART: U.S. net energy imports in 2017 fell to their lowest levels since 1982
Total U.S. energy imports are down while exports are shattering records.
April 3, 2018
In 2017, Kansas State University tied for 2nd place at Argonne’s second annual Cyber Defense Competition.
University teams to compete in Department of Energy’s 2018 National Cyber Defense Competition
Announcing the 29 university teams selected to compete in the third annual Cyber Defense Competition (CDC), taking place April 6–7, 2018.
March 30, 2018
Inspiring and Training the Next STEM Generation
Director Nigel Lockyer of Fermilab shares the programs he's most proud of at Fermilab that shape and inspire the next STEM generation.
March 29, 2018
Illustration of Floy Agnes Lee, a researcher in Los Alamos during the Manhattan Project.
Five Fast Facts About Floy Agnes Lee
The fourth woman from the Manhattan Project we're highlighting this Women's History Month is Floy Agnes Lee.
March 29, 2018
Major Briana Lee at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
NNSA program manager exemplifies interagency integration
In her role on the B61-12 Life Extension Program, U.S. Air Force Maj. Briana Lee is a linchpin between NNSA and the Department of Defense.
March 29, 2018
Terry Wallace visits students during the Hour of Code.
Sparking Scientific Curiosity
Terry Wallace Jr., Director of Los Alamos National Laboratory, shares what's at the heart of STEM outreach for his Lab.
March 22, 2018
Illustration of scientist Irene Joliot-Curie, who's work greatly influenced the Manhattan Project.
Five Fast Facts About Irène Joliot-Curie
The third woman whose work helped the Manhattan Project that we're highlighting this month is Irène Joliot-Curie.
March 20, 2018
Interns at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
STEM Education Shapes the Future
Bill Goldstein, Director of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, lays out the key STEM education programs that help his Lab ensure a STEM future.
March 15, 2018
Illustration of Blanche Lawrence, a technician at the Met Lab during the Manhattan Project
Five Fast Facts About Blanche J. Lawrence
The second woman from the Manhattan Project we're highlighting this month is Blanche J. Lawrence.
March 13, 2018
EM's Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary for Resource Management Melody Bell
EM Speaker Presents at Women's History Event
EM's ADAS for Resource Management Melody Bell was the keynote speaker at a recent event sponsored by DOE in celebration of Women’s History Month.
March 8, 2018
Illustration of Dr. Lilli Horning, a chemist at Los Alamos during the Manhattan Project
Five Fast Facts About Dr. Lilli Hornig
The first woman from the Manhattan Project we're highlighting this Women's History Month is Lilli Hornig.
March 7, 2018
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How Women Helped Build the Atomic Bomb
This Women's History Month, we're showcasing the broad spectrum of women who contributed to the Manhattan Project.
March 6, 2018
ORNL Traveling Science Fair, TN STEAM Festival, Knoxville TN, October 17, 2017
Building Our Future
Dr. Zacharia, Director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, highlights the reasons why Oak Ridge invests in the next generation of STEM professionals.
March 1, 2018
Barrier Breakers: Celebrating the Women of the Manhattan Project
This month the Department of Energy is celebrating women's contributions to the Manhattan Project.
February 26, 2018
2017 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
Transformative Tech at the 2018 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
Take a look at some of the next-generation energy technologies on display at the 2018 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit.
February 23, 2018
Secretary Perry doing a science experiment with the BEAMS students.
Lighting that STEM Spark
The Director of Jefferson Lab writes about his STEM journey and why the Lab is invested in the next generation.
February 15, 2018
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75 Breakthroughs by America's National Laboratories
Secretary Rick Perry reflects on a list of 75 innovative breakthroughs that took place at one or a few of our 17 National Labs.
February 13, 2018
Virginia Tech at the EcoCar3 competition
Going for Gold: 4 Winning STEM Student Competitions in 2018
Student teams will clash at academic competitions in disciplines even more important than sports: science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM.
January 30, 2018
Sonia Alcantar Anguiano PNNL Researcher
Supporting STEM is an Investment in our Future
DOE, PNNL, and Battelle work together to support efforts that bring educators, families and communities together to energize all students in STEM.
January 23, 2018
Satellite image of Bomb Cyclone striking the northeast
January’s cold weather affects electricity generation mix in Northeast, Mid-Atlantic
How the bomb cyclone weather event in early January 2018 impacted electricity generation.
January 17, 2018
Q&A with Virginia Castro: DOE Mission to Puerto Rico
Q&A with Virginia Castro: DOE Mission to Puerto Rico
When Virginia Castro returned from temporary assignment to Puerto Rico, she brought back memories and lessons that transformed her perspective.
January 16, 2018
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5 Fast Facts About Nuclear Energy
Get up to speed on nuclear energy with these 5 fast facts.
January 8, 2018
small modular reactor
4 Key Benefits of Advanced Small Modular Reactors
Advanced small modular reactors could change the way we think about nuclear power. Here are 4 key benefits you need to know about them.