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

Jinlong Zhang: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
Jinlong Zhang is enhancing the selection and collection capabilities for data on the ATLAS and DAQ systems at CERN’s particle physics experiments.
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Meet Gina Tourassi, Director of the National Center for Computational Sciences
Gina Tourassi is the director of the National Center for Computational Sciences, leading world-class computing infrastructure programs and projects.
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Four Steps to Building Better Earth and Climate Models at the Department of Energy
The Department of Energy Office of Science is sharing how we’re advancing Earth system and climate models, from collecting microbe-sized data to modeling on the nation’s biggest supercomputers.
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Anne White: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
Anne White decided to work on one of the hardest and most important challenges in fusion - taming the turbulent conditions inside fusion reactors.
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