Scientific terms can be confusing. DOE Explains offers straightforward explanations of key words and concepts in fundamental science. It also describes how these concepts apply to the work that the Department of Energy’s Office of Science conducts as it helps the United States excel in research across the scientific spectrum.
Cosmic Acceleration/Dark Energy
Deuterium-Tritium Fusion Reactor Fuel
Earth System and Climate Models
Fusion Nuclear Science and Technology
Multi-Sector Dynamics Modeling
Standard Model of Particle Physics