The Office of Communications and Public Affairs (OCPA) has several vehicles to update the public on the latest scientific outcomes of projects funded with support from the Office of Science. Each year, we post more than 2000 research news items as well as an equivalent number of Twitter messages. Our most recent items are featured on our home page. Here you will find searchable archives for Featured Articles, Science Headlines, Science Highlights, and University Research News. You may also search all these datasets simultaneously in our master news archive.

Featured Articles

Sofia Quaglioni: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
Sofia Quaglioni studies thermonuclear reactions-including the nuclear reactions that power the stars and drive the evolution of our universe.
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Lights, CAMERA, Insights
DOE points its CAMERA collaboration at growing challenges in energy, nanoscience and computing across its light-source facilities.
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Ananth Kalyanaraman: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
Ananth Kalyanaraman is developing scalable algorithms and software for analyzing large-scale biological and network data.
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Successful Start of Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI) Follows Record-Setting Trial Run
International collaboration, under the aegis of Berkeley Lab, aims for 3D map of the universe, unraveling of mysterious ‘dark energy’.
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