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

Arán Garcia-Bellido: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
At the University of Rochester, Arán Garcia-Bellido studies the signatures of heavy particles for answers expanding the Standard Model of Physics.
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Susannah Tringe: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
Susannah Tringe studies complex interactions among microbes, nutrients, water, and other features to better understand greenhouse gas emissions.
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UCF Researchers Use Advanced Light to Reveal How Different Biofuels Behave
The work is part of a U.S. Department of Energy initiative to identify cleaner burning and renewable alternatives to gasoline.
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Paul Dauenhauer: Then and Now / 2011 Early Career Award Winner
University of Minnesota professor Paul Dauenhauer is developing methods for converting non-food biomass into fuels, chemicals, and materials.
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