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2 hrs ago | R & D
Recycled tires could see new life in lithium-ion batteries that provide power to plug-in electric vehicles and store energy produced by wind and solar, say researchers at the U.S. Dept.
3 hrs ago | STN Online
School districts have a number of options and opportunities for everything from identifying grant fund projects for alternative fuel vehicles and infrastructure to obtaining help in grant writing, a Clean Cities expert told STN webinar viewers on Tuesday.
8 hrs ago | Laboratory Network .com
Today, Pacific Wave announced the completion of a 100-Gigabit connection for the Energy Sciences Network , the high-speed computer network serving US Department of Energy laboratories and scientific facilities.
12 hrs ago | Science Blog
Jianyu Huang, a scientist formerly employed by Sandia Corporation at Sandia National Laboratories , pleaded guilty this afternoon to making a false statement and unlawfully transporting converted government property in interstate and foreign commerce.
San Diego startup Qubitekk will benefit from a $3M Department of Energy grant to speed the development of unhackable quantum encryption technology that will protect the country's power grid from cyber attack.
Scientists from Berkeley Lab and SLAC are using NERSC and ESnet to achieve breakthroughs in photosynthesis research A series of experiments conducted by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory researchers is shedding new light on the photosynthetic process.
Critics warn that the U.S. push to develop hypersonic weapons is creating a new global arms race.
The Preservation Green Lab and the National Main Street Center, nonprofit subsidiaries of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, celebrated Middlesboro as one of the first pilot communities to participate in "America Saves!" The new program is designed to create and support the economic success of main street communities and other ... (more)
A unique experiment at the U.S. Dept. of Energy 's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory called the Holometer has started collecting data that will answer some mind-bending questions about our universe-including whether we live in a hologram.
A new argument has just been added to the growing case for graphene being bumped off its pedestal as the next big thing in the high-tech world by the 2-D semiconductors known as MX2 materials.
File Photo: Milford's ability to get flood insurance was the focus of a state memo this week.
I have been a scientist in the field of the earth and environmental sciences for 33 years, specializing in geologic disposal of nuclear waste, energy-related research, subsurface transport and environmental clean-up of heavy metals.
High performance computing will be used to develop and apply the most complete climate and Earth system model to address the most challenging and demanding climate change issues.
Window treatments are both decorative and functional, but they can also be energy efficient.
This image shows an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus inside Brachypodium distachyon root cells .
For decades, hydropower has been the chief source of clean and renewable energy in the United States, but new federal statistics show that it's about to be eclipsed by other renewable sources.
Diesel's national average price fell for the eighth straight week, dipping 1.4 cents to $3.821 a gallon, the Department of Energy reported Aug. 25. The decline left trucking's main fuel 9.2 cents less than the corresponding week last year, DOE said after its weekly survey of filling stations.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:22 pm
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