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Summit Charts a Course to Uncover the Origins of Genetic Diseases
3 months ago

Summit Charts a Course to Uncover the Origins of Genetic Diseases

By  •  3 months ago  •  Featured, Science

A visualization of a new structure of the human PIC. The spheres correspond to the positions of patient-derived mutations color-coded by disease phenotype. Video credit: Ivaylo Ivanov, …
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U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2020
4 months ago

U.S. Department of Energy’s INCITE Program Seeks Proposals for 2020

By  •  4 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Media Contact: Katie Bethea, betheakl@ornl.gov James Collins, jcollins@anl.gov

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program is now accepting proposals for high-impact, …
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Laser Focus Sheds Light on Two Sources of Nanoparticle Formation
5 months ago

Laser Focus Sheds Light on Two Sources of Nanoparticle Formation

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, Science

Although previous research shows that metal nanoparticles have properties useful for various biomedical applications, many mysteries remain regarding how these tiny materials form, including the processes that generate size variations. …
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Solving A Beta Decay Puzzle
5 months ago

Solving A Beta Decay Puzzle

By  •  5 months ago  •  Featured, Science

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., March 11, 2019—An international collaboration including scientists at the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) solved a 50-year-old puzzle that explains why beta decays …
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Titan Takes Fluoride from Taps and Toothpaste to Batteries
8 months ago

Titan Takes Fluoride from Taps and Toothpaste to Batteries

By  •  8 months ago  •  Featured, Science

In today’s technology landscape, companies are continually making improvements to electronic devices. Bigger screens, better cameras, and smarter systems are just some of the improvements these companies promise to consumers …
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INCITE grants awarded to 62 computational research projects
10 months ago

INCITE grants awarded to 62 computational research projects

By  •  10 months ago  •  Science

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science announced 62 projects for 2019 aimed at accelerating discovery and innovation to address some of the world’s most challenging science problems through its Innovative and …
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Galactic Winds Push Researchers to Probe Galaxies at Unprecedented Scale
2 years ago

Galactic Winds Push Researchers to Probe Galaxies at Unprecedented Scale

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

When astronomers peer into the universe, what they see often exceeds the limits of human understanding. Such is the case with low-mass galaxies—galaxies a fraction of the size of …
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Assembling Life’s Molecular Motor
2 years ago

Assembling Life’s Molecular Motor

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Despite the grand diversity among living organisms, the molecule used to store and transmit energy within aerobic, or oxygen-using, cells is remarkably the same. From bacteria to fungi, plants, and …
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A Seismic Mapping Milestone
2 years ago

A Seismic Mapping Milestone

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

Because of Earth’s layered composition, scientists have often compared the basic arrangement of its interior to that of an onion. There’s the familiar thin crust of continents and ocean floors; …
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Researchers Shoot for Success with Simulations of Laser Pulse–Material Interactions
2 years ago

Researchers Shoot for Success with Simulations of Laser Pulse–Material Interactions

By  •  2 years ago  •  Science

With the advent of laser technology in the 1960s, materials scientists gained a new tool to both study and modify materials. Today, lasers allow researchers to manipulate materials on atomic …
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The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions
3 years ago

The Shape of Melting in Two Dimensions

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

Snow falls in winter and melts in spring, but what drives the phase change in between?

Although melting is a familiar phenomenon encountered in everyday life, playing a part …
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Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway
3 years ago

Titan Shines Light on High-Temperature Superconductor Pathway

By  •  3 years ago  •  Science

Simulation demonstrates how superconductivity arises in cuprates’ pseudogap phase.
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