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July 22, 2019
Astronaut and Lunar Module pilot Buzz Aldrin is pictured during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity on the moon.
Argonne Celebrates Apollo 11 Anniversary and New Moon Rock Study
Argonne explores its early lunar research as it anticipates studies at the APS of pristine moon rocks from the final lunar landing missions.
July 22, 2019
Creating a Diverse Pipeline
Students in the Undergraduate Plasma Physics Workshop work on plasma physics experiments in PPPL’s Science Education Laboratory.
July 22, 2019
A Day in the Life of a Dark Matter Data Wrangler
Maria Elena Monzani prepares an international team to search for clues to one of the biggest scientific mysteries.
July 22, 2019
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Physicists Find First Possible 3D Quantum Spin Liquid
Cerium pyrochlore is first to qualify as long-sought state of matter.
July 22, 2019
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New UCI-led Study Uncovers Weakness in C. diff Toxin
Discovery may lead to new therapeutics and vaccines aimed at fighting the deadly disease.
July 22, 2019
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Associate Professor Henry Hoffmann Receives Presidential Early Career Award
Hoffmann, an associate professor in UChicago CS, is one of this year’s recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
July 19, 2019
Department of Energy Announces $3 Million for Research on Watersheds
Funding totals $3 million in Fiscal Year 2019 dollars for projects lasting three years in duration.
July 19, 2019
A Sharper Focus: New Computational Technique Resolves Compressed X-ray Data
Argonne develops novel method to more clearly see complex materials physics in difficult-to-access environments.
July 19, 2019
New Laws of Attraction: Scientists Print Magnetic Liquid Droplets
Revolutionary material could lead to 3D-printable magnetic liquid devices for the fabrication of flexible electronics.
July 19, 2019
Interns Investigate Catalysts for a Greener Future
Stephanie Taboada and Nylette Lopez collaborate to explore ideal chemistry for converting CO2 and methane to syngas.
July 19, 2019
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USU Ecologist Receives DOE Grant to Study Soil's Role in Carbon Cycle
Bonnie Waring receives a two-year, $295,967 award to fund her project.
July 19, 2019
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Rice Device Channels Heat Into Light
Carbon nanotube films created at Rice University enable method to recycle waste heat.
July 19, 2019
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Rebecca Schulman Receives the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Schulman is an expert in developing programmable, active devices that self-assemble from DNA
July 18, 2019
Yiping Feng and the SRD X-RAY "Single Shot" detector in LCLS's Front End Enclosure (FEE) Hall.
The Future of Particle Accelerators May be Autonomous
Scientists are working on ways to run particle accelerators with a diminishing amount of direction from humans.
July 18, 2019
After Blasting a Molecule with Light, Researchers Watch its Structure Vibrate and Change in Real Time
The technique can be used to study molecular phenomena and the forming and breaking of chemical bonds.
July 18, 2019
A Graphene Superconductor That Plays More Than One Tune
Researchers at Berkeley Lab have developed a graphene device that’s thinner than a human hair but has a depth of special traits.
July 18, 2019
Next-Gen Tools for Raw Data Processing
Researchers the Department of Energy’s Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility are preparing for datasets beyond the petascale.
July 18, 2019
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Applied Optics Group Demonstrates Strong Coupling Between Magnons and Phonons on a Single Nanomagnet
UC Santa Cruz researchers discover interplay between magnetic and vibrational resonances within single nanomagnets.
July 18, 2019
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Caught in the Act: Images Capture Molecular Motions in Real Time
Researchers have shot a “movie” of subtle molecular motions in unprecedented detail, shedding light on previously unseen chemical dynamics.
July 18, 2019
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Engineers Use Graph Networks to Accurately Predict Properties of Molecules and Crystals
Nanoengineers at UC San Diego have developed new deep learning models that can accurately predict the properties of molecules and crystals.
July 17, 2019
Some Assembly Required: Scientists Piece Together the Largest U.S.-Based Dark Matter Experiment
Major deliveries in June set the stage for the next phase of work on LUX-ZEPLIN project.
July 17, 2019
Polymer-Polymer Membranes: a Cure for Industry’s Separation Anxiety
The use of synthetic membranes in industrial processes is estimated to grow to a nearly $62 billion global market by 2025.
July 17, 2019
Surprise Finding Uncovers New Capability for Semiconductor Material
Metal oxide, known to start and stop current, can also create it; a step “beyond CMOS.”
July 17, 2019
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Scientists Decode DNA Secrets of World’s Toughest Bean
Research offers hope for feeding Earth's expanding population as the climate changes.
July 17, 2019
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Light-sensing System Could Show Distant Galaxies in Unprecedented Detail
UCLA-developed sensors work at room temperature, unlike current technology that needs extreme cold.