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

Cloud Simulations on Frontier Awarded Gordon Bell Special Prize for Climate Modeling
The team of scientists developed a model that uses the world’s first exascale supercomputer to simulate decades’ worth of cloud formations.
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Now Streaming: Nuclear Physics
JLab adapts internet TV approach to filter, calibrate and analyze accelerator data in real time.
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Reflecting Real-World Precipitation Extremes in Climate Simulations
Climate scientists are working to improve climate models so they can more accurately represent precipitation extremes.
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Searching for Particles Beyond the Standard Model
Scientists are looking for new particles that expand our understanding of the building blocks and fundamental forces of the universe.
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