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PhysOrg
Climate study finds human fingerprint in Northern Hemisphere greeningwith combined anthropogenic and natural forcings (lower right). Credit: ORNL A
Climate study finds human fingerprint in Northern Hemisphere greening
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
with combined anthropogenic and natural forcings (lower right). Credit: ORNL A multinational team led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory Climate Change Science Institute has found the first positive correlation between... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
IBM's 200 petaflop Summit supercomputer to crush China's Sunway TaihuLightThe machine, called IBM Summit, will be delivered to the US Department of Energ
IBM's 200 petaflop Summit supercomputer to crush China's Sunway TaihuLight
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 4 days ago
The machine, called IBM Summit, will be delivered to the US Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in early 2018. It will be even more powerful than originally planned as when the project was first announced in 2014, the aim was to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Bioenergy can support food security and sustainable developmenttogether. The report, published in the journal Global Change Biology – Bioenerg
Bioenergy can support food security and sustainable development
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
together. The report, published in the journal Global Change Biology – Bioenergy, was coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Flex-crops The recommendations include increasing production of "flex-crops"... Read more
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PhysOrg
New electron microscope method detects atomic-scale magnetismmagnetic behavior at the atomic level with a new electron microscopy technique
New electron microscope method detects atomic-scale magnetism
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
magnetic behavior at the atomic level with a new electron microscopy technique developed by a team from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Uppsala University, Sweden. The researchers took a counterintuitive approach by... Read more
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China Is Home to the World's Most Powerful Supercomputertimes more efficient. The United States slipped to the No. 3 spot with Titan,
China Is Home to the World's Most Powerful Supercomputer
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
times more efficient. The United States slipped to the No. 3 spot with Titan, a computer operating at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Titan has an impressive 17.59 petaflops per second and has the... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
China outranks US in supercomputers for the first time with 93 petaflop monsterspots on the Green500 as well. The US claimed third place with Titan, a Cray X
China outranks US in supercomputers for the first time with 93 petaflop monster
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
spots on the Green500 as well. The US claimed third place with Titan, a Cray XK7 system installed at the US Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, achieving a paltry 17.59 petaflop/s. The Top 500 rankings have tended to reflect... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists seek new physics using ORNL's intense neutrino sourceOak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy; photographer Genevieve Mar
Scientists seek new physics using ORNL's intense neutrino source
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy; photographer Genevieve Martin Soon to be deployed at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory is an experiment to explore new physics associated with neutrinos. The Precision... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Name for newly discovered element would honor Tennesseethe name Tennessine (Ts) for element 117. The name recognizes the contribution
Name for newly discovered element would honor Tennessee
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 23 days ago
the name Tennessine (Ts) for element 117. The name recognizes the contribution of researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the University of Tennessee, and Vanderbilt University, according to a ORNL... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study finds magnetic material could host wily Weyl fermionsin a magnetic crystal structure, revealed by neutron and X-ray research from a
Study finds magnetic material could host wily Weyl fermions
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
in a magnetic crystal structure, revealed by neutron and X-ray research from a team of scientists led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee. In a paper published in Nature Communications, the... Read more
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PhysOrg
New alloy promises to boost rare earth production while improving energy efficiency of enginespoured from a furnace into a ladle, to be used to fill molds. Credit: Zachary S
New alloy promises to boost rare earth production while improving energy efficiency of engines
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
poured from a furnace into a ladle, to be used to fill molds. Credit: Zachary Sims, ORNL Researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and partners Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Wisconsin-based Eck Industries... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers use strain to engineer first high-performance, two-way oxide catalystin one direction is bad at driving reactions in the opposite direction. However
Researchers use strain to engineer first high-performance, two-way oxide catalyst
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
in one direction is bad at driving reactions in the opposite direction. However, a research team led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory has created the first high-performance, two-way oxide catalyst and filed a patent... Read more

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