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Removing Cesium: Solutions to a Chemically Complex Problem

PNNL chemical engineer Reid Peterson helped develop the process to pretreat Hanford Site tank waste by removing cesium-137.
16-Nov-2023 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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How to Prepare Your Home for Extreme Cold

From air-sealing windows and checking for leaky ducts to insulating the attic, PNNL researchers offer tips on how to keep a home warm in winter weather.
15-Nov-2023 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Battery Energy Storage Systems Are Here: Is Your Community Ready?

Battery energy storage systems are being proposed in municipalities across the U.S. PNNL researchers can help community planners guide safe siting and operations.
14-Nov-2023 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Topology, Algebra, and Geometry Give Math Respect in Data Science

The use of disciplines in pure mathematics can increase the reliability and explainability of machine learning models that “transcend human intuition,” according to PNNL scientists.
9-Nov-2023 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Vigorous Exercise, Rigorous Science: What Scientists Learned from Firefighters in Training

PNNL scientists took thousands of measurements of firefighters in training to learn more about how the body responds to vigorous exercise.
9-Nov-2023 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Striving for a More Secure World

PNNL officials travel to Cyprus as subject matter experts and trainers for U.S. State Department Export Control and Border Security Program.
7-Nov-2023 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Pacific Northwest Set to Launch Hydrogen Energy Hub

Clean hydrogen energy infrastructure is coming to the Pacific Northwest with a newly announced hydrogen hub, and PNNL experts are advising the work to come.
13-Oct-2023 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cleaner Snow Boosts Future Snowpack Predictions

Less pollution and the odd shapes of snow grains as they pack together should help cut the decline of snowpack later this century.
13-Oct-2023 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Want Better AI? Get Input From a Real (Human) Expert

Input from humans helps when deciding whether to trust the recommendations and decisions of a machine-learning system.
20-Nov-2023 12:30 AM EST

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PNNL Scientist Inspires Next Generation at the National Science Bowl

Physicist Emily Mace will share her science journey and an interactive presentation about her current research with middle school and high school students from across the country at the National Science Bowl.
24-Apr-2023 6:05 PM EDT

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Mentoring the Next Generation STEM Workforce

Mentoring interns creates opportunities to inspire the future, diverse workforce with pathways into STEM careers.
27-Oct-2022 2:30 PM EDT

Well, This Is Cool: PNNL’s Bruce Kay Is A Supercooled Water Expert

Bruce Kay is an international authority on how water, and whose research examines how fast reactions occur between molecules and surfaces and also how they convert from solid to liquid to gas.
30-Aug-2021 3:45 PM EDT

A Call to Rethink Electricity Measurement

PNNL researcher's proposed overhaul of outdated electricity measurements could mean fewer blackouts, better automation, and more clean energy resources.
4-Aug-2021 8:45 AM EDT

Energy Technologies Move Closer to Commercial Use

Federal and industry-matched funding will move 11 PNNL technologies closer to commercialization where they will help bolster U.S. competitiveness.
28-Jun-2021 3:05 PM EDT

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