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  1. Garnet ceramics may be ideal for high-energy lithium batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ECNmag

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn.-Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have discovered exceptional properties in a garnet material that could enable development of higher-energy battery designs. The ORNL-led team used scanning transmission electron microscopy to take an atomic-level look at a cubic garnet material called LLZO.

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  2. Super Stable Garnet Ceramics May Be Ideal for High-Energy Lithium BatteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 21, 2014-Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have discovered exceptional properties in a garnet material that could enable development of higher-energy battery designs. The ORNL-led team used scanning transmission electron microscopy to take an atomic-level look at a cubic garnet material called LLZO.

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  3. Tennessee Mountain Writers to present - Self-Publishing Process'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Lebanon Democrat

    Dr. Charles Connor, author and founder of the Harriette Austin Writing Program and the Harriette Austin Writing Conference at the University of Georgia will conduct an all-day writing workshop on "The Self-Publishing Process, Where And How To Do It: eBooks, Print and Audio" on Nov. 1 at the United Way of Anderson County office at 161 Robertsville Road in Oak Ridge. Workshop participants will learn what the revolution in publishing is all about and how to use readily available tools to produce ebooks, printed books, and audio books using the skills and knowledge they already have.

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  4. Central wastes little time in putting away HallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Jeremiah Howard rushed for 167 yards and three touchdowns, and Central's defense gave up just 118 yards in a 42-6 rout of nearby rival Halls on Friday at Dan Y. Boring Stadium in the Battle of Black Oak Ridge. "We were excited for the opportunity, especially Senior Night, the last game on the home field," Rosser said.

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  5. Oak Ridge routs PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Powell High School, dealing with the stunning suspension of football coach John Allen on Friday, had few answers in a 66-0 loss to red-hot Oak Ridge on Blankenship Field. Powell's coaches and players got the word earlier in the day Allen had been placed on administrative suspension by Knox County Schools, pending an investigation into allegations of unnecessarily placing students at risk of injury.

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  6. Former Central Coach John Allen Suspended From Coaching Duties At Knox PowellRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... finance at Powell." The Powell football team is currently 1-7 (1-4, District 6A) going into tonight's game with Oak Ridge. Former Central High School head football coach John Allen has been placed on administrative suspension from his duties as head ...

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  7. More Pre-ID Design History: The Ingenious Louden Hay CarrierRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Core77 design blog

    ... Louden was also chosen to construct the material handling devices during the manufacture of the atomic bombs in Oak Ridge, Tennessee." And by the 1960s, it was Louden cranes and tracks that handled NASA's Apollo rocket at the Marshall Space Flight ...

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  8. Where are they now: Sophia SchubertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... Schubert ranked No. 66 in the nation last week after a pair of top-10 finishes to open her collegiate career. The Oak Ridge native tied for 21st at 5-over-par 221 to finish as Auburn's top individual at the Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, ...

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  9. 2nd Annual Construction Seminar Connects Area Firms With Major And Government ContractorsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the U.S. Department of Energy's Y-12 Uranium Processing Facility (UPF), a $6.5 billion construction project in Oak Ridge, TN. Other presenters include U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Forest Service, Tennessee Department of Transportation, City of ...

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  10. ORNL's Urban Dynamics Institute Joins Global Fight Against PolioRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 16, 2014 - The new Urban Dynamics Institute at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory is working with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to aid polio vaccination efforts in developing countries. Teams at the institute will apply Big Data analysis to population dynamics in Nigeria, allowing polio vaccination crews to better estimate the amount of vaccine needed and to target areas of priority, saving time and money in eradicating the disease.

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  11. Oak Ridge revitalizes Aviation and Aerospace magnet programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sentinel School Zone

    ... Engineering Magnet Program demonstrate some of their work at the program's relaunch Wednesday. (Kathy Marsh/OCPS) Oak Ridge High School has revitalized and relaunched its Aviation and Aerospace Engineering Magnet as Orange schools considre broad ...

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  12. Industrial Partners Plunge Into 3D PrintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Control Design

    ... main participants printing and assembling the Strati vehicle's 40 plastic parts were Cincinnati in Harrison, Ohio; Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Local Motors in Phoenix; students from the University of Tennessee in in ...

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  13. ORNL Research Reveals Unique Capabilities of 3-D PrintingRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 15, 2014-Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated an additive manufacturing method to control the structure and properties of metal components with precision unmatched by conventional manufacturing processes. Ryan Dehoff, staff scientist and metal additive manufacturing lead at the Department of Energy's Manufacturing Demonstration Facility at ORNL, presented the research this week in an invited presentation at the Materials Science & Technology 2014 conference in Pittsburgh.

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  14. New ORNL Electric Vehicle Technology Packs More Punch in Smaller PackageRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 14, 2014 - Using 3-D printing and novel semiconductors, researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a power inverter that could make electric vehicles lighter, more powerful and more efficient. At the core of this development is wide bandgap material made of silicon carbide with qualities superior to standard semiconductor materials.

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  15. Sitel recruiting workers for Oak Ridge facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... many others, 6 News wanted to look to see what East Tennessee attractions are doing to keep customers safe. OAK RIDGE (WATE) - Tennessee Department of Labor is partnering with Sitel to recruit workers for their Oak Ridge facility. The outsourcing ...

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  16. ORNL Researchers Make First Observation of Atoms Moving Inside Bulk MaterialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Newswise

    OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 13, 2014 -- Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have obtained the first direct observations of atomic diffusion inside a bulk material. The research, which could be used to give unprecedented insight into the lifespan and properties of new materials, is published in the journal Physical Review Letters .

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  17. Oak Ridge gets the message, cruises by KarnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Coming off an emotional big-game win over Campbell County High School, Oak Ridge coach Joe Gaddis cautioned his Wildcats about letting down Friday night at Karns. Linebacker Ricky Chitwood's 52-yard interception return for a touchdown less than a minute into the game opened the floodgates for a 56-point first-half outburst.

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  18. More drug war anal probes,this time in TennesseeRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Lucianne.com

    ... pointed out in January that the practice has also been used in Texas, Illinois, Florida and Kansas. It looks like Oak Ridge, Tenn., has been doing it, too. An Oak Ridge man who says he was forced in June 2011 to submit to a digital rectal exam for ...

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  19. Rockville artist trades in brushes for bytesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Gazette.net

    ... amazing art teacher.” She has lived in Rockville for 28 years, but grew up in the scientific community of Oak Ridge, Tenn., where her father worked as a chemist. She wrote her first book just five years ago the conventional way, creating a ...

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  20. Protomet Corporation Wins IBEX Innovation Award for G4 Ski and Wake TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | PR Log

    Protomet's new G4 Tower - described as "the most advanced tower ever introduced to the ski/wake industry" - wins the 2014 IBEX Innovation Award. PRLog - Oct. 10, 2014 - OAK RIDGE, Tenn.

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