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

Driving AI
Oak Ridge and General Motors researchers let the Summit supercomputer take the wheel of autonomous vehicle systems.
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Haim Waisman: Then and Now / 2012 Early Career Award Winner
At Columbia University, Haim Waisman has developed computational models that describe how materials fracture.
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Landing Patterns
With Summit supercomputer power, a NASA team parses approaches to putting people on Mars.
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Berkeley Lab Researchers Record Successful Startup of LUX-ZEPLIN Dark Matter Detector at Sanford Underground Research Facility
LZ researchers report that with the initial run, LZ is already the world’s most sensitive dark matter detector.
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