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September 27, 2016
Scientists at Brookhaven National Laboratory are getting closer to understanding what makes materials become superconducting at unusually high temperatures.
September 23, 2016
Researchers at Idaho National Laboratory designed a ballistic barrier to protect electrical substations from attack.
September 21, 2016
The same technology that keeps certain toxins from leaving a power plant is now cleaning indoor air...and saving money!
September 6, 2016
What should buildings look like in 100 years? Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory made a blueprint for buildings that are more comfortable, efficient and intelligent than today.
August 29, 2016
Oak Ridge National Laboratory 3D-printed a tool Boeing will use to build its airplane wings.