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Champions in Science: Profile of Ilkay Can, 1993 National Science Bowl® Champion

Each year, the DOE Office of Science writes profiles on past NSB competitors. These features include memories of their high school adventures and information on their education and career accomplishments.
19-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Splitting Water Fast! Catalyst Works Faster than Mother Nature

Design principles lead to a catalyst that splits water in a low pH environment, vital for generating solar fuels.
19-Apr-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Sea Quark Spin Surprise!

Antiquark spin contribution to proton spin depends on flavor, which could help unlock secrets about the nuclear structure of atoms that make up nearly all visible matter in our universe.
19-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


The Weak Side of the Proton

A precision measurement of the proton’s weak charge narrows the search for new physics.
18-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Fast-Moving Pairs May Solve 35-Year-Old Mystery

Physicists develop a universal mathematical description that suggests that proton-neutron pairs in a nucleus may explain why their associated quarks have lower average momenta than predicted.
17-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Department of Energy Announces $20 Million for Artificial Intelligence Research

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a total of $20 million in funding for innovative research and development in artificial intelligence (A.I.) and machine learning.
17-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Team Takes Fluoride from Taps and Toothpaste to Batteries

With user facilities, researchers devise novel battery chemistries to help make fluoride batteries a reality.
16-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Quarks Under Pressure in the Proton

Pressure in the middle of a proton is about 10 times higher than in a neutron star.
16-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Some Bacteria Make a Big Difference in Dryland Wheat Farming

Even a single species of bacteria can positively affect soils and plants, improving and even enabling agriculture in semi-arid areas.
21-Mar-2019 2:55 PM EDT


Lighting the Way to Removing Radioactive Elements

An unassuming pulse of light illuminates a possible way to separate a troubling element, americium, from a soup of similar elements. The diverse team at the Center for Actinide Science & Technology Energy Frontier Research Center is finding fast,...
20-Mar-2019 3:05 PM EDT


Meet the Director: Jim Mather, ARM User Facility

As the director of the ARM user facility, Mather and his facility make it possible to gather never-before-seen atmospheric data at sites around the world.
19-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT

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