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

Boxing in Software
At Los Alamos, novel container software is accelerating innovative science while ensuring supercomputer reliability and uptime.
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Victor M. Zavala: Then and Now / 2012 Early Career Award Winner
Through scalable algorithms and improvements to software, Victor M. Zavala is optimizing the nation’s energy infrastructure and managing network problems.
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The SciDAC program boosted this Argonne scientist’s career. Now he’s returning the favor, helping lead SciDAC into the AI and exascale eras.
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Urban Integrated Field Laboratories Will Equitably Address a Critical Scientific Knowledge Gap
The new Urban IFLs will address the lack of data about urban environments in climate science and help inform climate and clean energy solutions.
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