Climate Change: Good News and Bad News
Looking at environmental changes that occurred in ancient Earth, a research team finds new evidence of how the planet may handle excess carbon dioxide in the future.
Beating the Heat Treatment Problem
Looking for ways to make better superconductors, a young scientist homed in on how they were heat-treated. He was getting warmer.
SciGirls Are Back!
At their two week-camp, aspiring scientists and engineers are learning skills and knowledge that will serve them on their path. Plus, they’re having of blast!
Superconductivity and Insulator-Metal Transitions
Findings open a new way of exploring the role of electrons in high-temperature superconductivity.
MRI Studies Link Mood Disorders to Heart Disease
High-resolution brain imaging provides evidence of depression, anxiety in diseased mice
Scientists use our magnets to explore semiconductors, superconductors, newly-grown crystals, buckyballs and materials from the natural world — research that reveals the secret workings of materials and empowers us to develop new technologies.
Scientists here are working to optimize petroleum refining, advance potential bio-fuels such as pine needles and algae, and fundamentally change the way we store and deliver energy by developing better batteries.
Latest Science Highlights
MRI illuminates link between heart disease and mood disorders
16 June 2017
Connection between superconductivity and insulator-metal transition
16 June 2017
The finding in fullerides opens a new way of exploring the role electron interactions play in high-temperature superconductivity