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February 18, 2021
Mars Perseverance Landing Podcasts
The Red Planet: How DOE Was Instrumental to the Perseverance Rover
Today, around 3:55pm EST, NASA successfully landed the Perseverance Rover on Mars. Learn what the DOE did to help make that happen.
February 18, 2021
Student working on a wind project.
DOE Announces Teams to Compete in the 2022 Collegiate Wind Competition
DOE announces 11 teams selected to compete in the 2022 Collegiate wind competition, where students will design, build, and test a model wind turbine.
February 11, 2021
National Security Leader Earns Career Achievement in Government Award
Zach Tudor, who leads Idaho National Laboratory’s national and homeland security research programs, will receive the Career Achievement in Government
February 11, 2021
Night Sky With Milky Way
What Hollywood Gets Wrong (and Right!) About Protecting the Earth from Asteroids
Meet Kirsten Howley, the real-life astrophysicist working to prevent “Armageddon”.
February 10, 2021
Harshini Mukundan, Biomedical Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
New Virtual Platform Shows Students the Science Behind Everyday Objects
See the Science targets middle-school students—especially girls—with educational videos, games, and Q&A sessions with experts.
February 10, 2021
PNNL and NC State Team up to Create Grad Research Program
Collaboration to provide emerging data scientists real-world experiences.
February 9, 2021
The DOE is taking action to accelerate gender diversity in clean energy fields.
Accelerating Women's Leadership in the Clean Energy Sector
The DOE is taking action to accelerate gender diversity in clean energy fields. Learn about our work here.
January 29, 2021
STEM Rising is hosting Countdown to Mars Feb 16 at 1 p.m. MST
Countdown to the Mars Perseverance Landing with the People who Made it Possible
U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratories who made the Perseverance Rover’s mission to Mars possible, Feb 16, 1 p.m. MST.
January 22, 2021
Delivering on STEM & Workforce Development for the Future of the Planet
Delivering on STEM & Workforce Development for the Future of the Planet
DOE's work on STEM and workforce training is a critical part of the fight in the battle to save our planet and address the climate crisis.
January 20, 2021
Department of Energy Partners with Youngstown State University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Support Battery Manufacturing Workforce
Department of Energy Partners with Youngstown State University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Support Battery Manufacturing Workforce
The $1 million project will assist in the development of an Energy Storage Workforce Innovation Center, a training center based in the Midwest.
January 19, 2021
A four-student senior design project team and a graduate research assistant from the University of Tennessee’s nuclear engineering department are helping Oak Ridge and its cleanup contractor UCOR qualify a new type of gamma-ray imaging system.
University Students Collaborate With Oak Ridge on Cleanup Tools
Five University of Tennessee students are helping design tools for Oak Ridge’s cleanup.
January 19, 2021
2021 National Science Bowl Logo
Students Nationwide to Compete in 31st Department of Energy National Science Bowl®
Middle- and high-school regional competitions begin for the National Science Bowl®
January 18, 2021
ANL OTT Poster Series Graphic
Driving STEM advancements and discoveries through cutting-edge technology and collaboration
InCREASE virtual workshop strengthens ongoing collaboration between Argonne’s STEM facilities and minority-serving institutions.
January 14, 2021
Graduate Jamie Mears stands next to a sign in the woods.
CWC Alum’s Industry Connections Open Door to Career in Wind Energy
2020 James Madison University grad Jamie Mears is putting her degree and her Collegiate Wind Competition experience to work at Ørsted Onshore.
January 13, 2021
A collage of images showing careers at NNSA and in the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
The Nuclear Security Enterprise is Hiring!
DOE/NNSA will host a virtual hiring event Wednesday, January 27, 2021, from 10 am - 4 pm EDT.
January 11, 2021
Grid Science Winter School Brings Together Next Generation Scientists
Grid Science Winter School Brings Together Next Generation Scientists
Grid Science Winter School and Conference is a five day event that brings together experts and students in grid science research.
January 5, 2021
A Partnership for Public Engagement
The Science Public Engagement Partnership (SciPEP) will explore special characteristics and challenges of public engagement in discovery research.
January 5, 2021
Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne partners with Chicago Public Schools Office of Computer Science to bring scientists and students together for virtual STEM events
In preparation for National Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code, Argonne collaborated with Chicago Public Schools.
December 31, 2020
Argonne’s Yung Liu (left) explains the essentials of nuclear packaging and his ARG-US remote monitoring systems technology to students.
Argonne Fast-tracks Training in Nuclear Packaging
Argonne scientists play a central role in coursework on securing nuclear packaging at the University of Nevada, Reno.
December 22, 2020
‘Garbage to Gas: Using Biodigesters to Create Energy’ wins 2020 New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge
‘Garbage to Gas: Using Biodigesters to Create Energy’ wins 2020 New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge
Biodigesters use microbes to speed the decay of organic matter (usually food waste) and use the resulting methane-rich biogas as a sustainable energy
December 22, 2020
DOE and Florida International University (FIU) officials recently introduced FIU science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students as the new DOE Fellows Class of 2020 in a virtual ceremony.
DOE, FIU Welcome New Fellows Into Program Shaping Cleanup Workforce
DOE and Florida International University (FIU) officials recently introduced the EM Fellows Class of 2020.
December 22, 2020
Preparing Frontline Professionals for an Evolving Energy Future
Understanding new energy technologies is a must for tomorrow’s workforce.
December 16, 2020
Department of Energy Announces $3 Million for Pilot Diversity Program
DOE announced a plan for a pilot program to provide $3M for research traineeships to broaden and diversify the nuclear physics research community.
December 14, 2020
Kansas State University students return to work on building their solar house during the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Build Challenge.
Solar Decathlon Technology Innovation Series
This is the first in a monthly series on Solar Decathlon Build Challenge technology innovations, through which we will explore innovative technologies
December 10, 2020
On Dec. 10, the Italian magazine D La Repubblica named Anna Grassellino, scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, as “Woman of the Year.”
Fermilab scientist Anna Grassellino named ‘Woman of the Year’ by Italy’s D La Repubblica
The Italian magazine D La Repubblica named Anna Grassellino of Fermilab as “Woman of the Year."