Stories with the tag: Fundamental Science
Alex Guenther and Phil Rasch have been elected to the rank of Fellow in the American Geophysical Union. They were the only DOE national laboratory staff members selected for the honor this year.
Release Date: 7/30/2015
Now, researchers can track from where soot arises that lands on the Tibetan Plateau and Himalayas, melting its snow early and causing glaciers to retreat.
Release Date: 7/29/2015
Rice – the staple for half the world’s population – now can be grown with virtually no greenhouse gas emissions and more starch for a richer good source.
Release Date: 7/28/2015
Three PNNL researchers have been elected to membership in the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
Release Date: 7/22/2015
The Southern Ocean is one of the cloudiest places on Earth and important to the Southern Hemisphere's atmospheric and oceanic circulation. Ocean life there contributes aerosols that help brighten the clouds by building them up.
Release Date: 7/17/2015
When aluminum atoms bunch up, zeolites lose their ability to convert oil to gasoline. An international team of scientists created the first 3-D atomic map of a zeolite in order to find out how to improve catalysts used to produce fuel, biofuel and other chemicals.
Release Date: 7/6/2015
PNNL and its partners in promoting STEM education activities in Washington state have been recognized with an award from the American Chemical Society Northwest Region.
Release Date: 6/23/2015
New information about how Anthrax spores grow in human lung cells may help predict risk and outcomes of anthrax attacks.
Release Date: 6/22/2015
Fundamental science research leader named to new partnership development post.
Release Date: 6/1/2015
Recognition is for research designed to reduce carbon emissions, improve energy storage materials and measure neutrinos.
Release Date: 5/6/2015