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Converging on Coastal Science
PNNL is advancing a more collective understanding of coastal systems dynamics and evolution – a formidable scientific challenge.
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Scientists Harvest Energy From Light Using Bio-inspired Artificial Cells
Scientists have found ways to create artificial cells that accomplish a key biological function of converting light into chemical energy.
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Scientists 'Tune In' to Proton Spin Precession
Diagnostic test will improve performance of collider as physicists explore sources of proton spin.
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Meet Dr. Fernando Camino: Staff Scientist, CFN, Brookhaven National Lab
Nanotech NYC sits down w/ students, faculty & researchers to give those interested a glimpse into the local nanotechnology scene.
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Argonne's Debt to 2019 Nobel Prize for Lithium-ion Battery
Argonne has a long and distinguished history of lithium-ion battery research and a personal connection to 2019 Nobel Prize winner, John Goodenough.
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New Function for Plant Enzyme Could Lead to Green Chemistry
Scientists at Brookhaven Lab have discovered a new function in a plant enzyme that could have implications for the design of new chemical catalysts.
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Research at Argonne’s Advanced Photon Source Leads to New Ebola Drug
The ability to examine how specific antibodies react with the Ebola virus has led to the development of a promising drug w/ far higher survival rates.
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PNNL Watershed Sciences: Fluid, Fast, and Impactful
From microscopic bacteria in river sediments to vast watersheds to global-scale data and inquiries, a PNNL scientist plays a big research role.
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PNNL Researchers Make Splash with Machine Learning at SC19
At a conference featuring the most advanced computing hardware and software, machine learning in its various guises was on full display.
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Early-career Engineers Learn About the Wide Variety of Tasks in PPPL Program
Nick Santoro & Bill Harris are the first “rotational engineers” at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL).
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University Research News

Individual Climate Models May Not Provide the Complete Picture
Equilibrium climate sensitivity may be underestimated in individual climate models, according to a team of climate scientists.
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Stalled Weather Patterns Will Get Bigger Due to Climate Change
Rice-led study uncovers relationship between jet stream, atmospheric blocking events.
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Lasting Tumor Regression of Leukemia and Lymphoma in Mouse Models Achieved by U-M Compound
A potent and selective degrader of the transcription factor STAT3 offers a new approach to a previously “undruggable” target.
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Drug Dust
New technology could help law enforcement detect smaller amounts of fentanyl with a higher degree of accuracy than any other field-testing tool .
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How Small is a Proton? Smaller Than Anyone Thought
The proton is fractions of a quadrillionth of a meter smaller than anyone thought, according to new research appearing Nov. 7 in Nature.
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Notre Dame Biologist to Study the Role of Woody Vines in Tropical Forests
David Medvigy is the lead researcher on a nearly $1 million, three-year experiment funded by the U.S. Department of Energy.
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Invention of Teeny-tiny Organic Films Could Enable New Electronics
University of Chicago scientists discovered a new method to join thousands of organic molecules into a smooth flat film only a few nanometers thick.
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NIU Physicist Awarded Two U.S. Department of Energy Grants
The DOE has awarded two grants totaling $445,000 over three years to NIU physics professor Bela Erdelyi for his research on particle accelerators.
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Undergraduate Researcher Helps Develop Data-encoding Tools for Future Supercomptuers
Jess Woods is immersed in a project to optimize the encoding and decoding of data for future generations of supercomputers.
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MSU Physics Faculty's Breakthrough Research Resolves Years-old Proton Size Puzzle
Results show there is no discrepancy in proton size when measured using ordinary hydrogen atoms or an exotic form of hydrogen atoms.
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