Brookhaven National Laboratory News Brookhaven National Laboratory conducts research in the physical, biomedical, and environmental sciences, as well as in energy technologies. Brookhaven also builds and operates major facilities available to university, industrial, and government scientists. en-us (BNL Web Services) Brookhaven National Laboratory News Unusual Electronic State Found in New Class of Unconventional Superconductors Scientists have discovered an unusual form of electronic order in a new family of unconventional superconductors, giving scientists a new group of materials to explore to understand some materials' ability to carry current with no energy loss. Mon, 8 Dec 2014 05:00:00 EST Pianist Tomer Gewirtzman to Give a Recital at Brookhaven Lab, December 10 Award-winning pianist Tomer Gewirtzman will perform at Brookhaven Lab, December 10. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:00:00 EST For Important Tumor-Suppressing Protein, Context is Key Berkeley Lab scientists learn new insights into how p53 binds to the human genome. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:45:00 EST Biology Professor Cheryl Hayashi to Speak on "Discovering the Strengths and Uses of Spider Silk" at Brookhaven Lab, November 20 Cheryl Hayashi, a biology professor from University of California, Riverside, will give a talk on possible uses of spider silk in medical, industrial, and military applications. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:30:00 EST Energy Department Awards New Contract to Manage and Operate Brookhaven National Laboratory The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a new five-year, $3.2 billion contract to Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA) to manage and operate Brookhaven National Laboratory. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:00:00 EST Stony Brook Opera at Brookhaven Lab, November 19 The Stony Brook Opera will perform at Brookhaven Lab on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at noon in Berkner Hall. Tue, 4 Nov 2014 10:15:00 EST National Synchrotron Light Source II Achieves 'First Light' The National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) detects its first photons, beginning a new phase of the facility's operations. Scientific experiments at NSLS-II are expected to begin before the end of the year. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:30:00 EST Brookhaven Lab Launches Computational Science Initiative Building on its capabilities in computational science and data management, the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory is embarking upon a major new Computational Science Initiative (CSI). Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:30:00 EST New High Speed Transatlantic Network to Benefit Science Collaborations Across the U.S. Scientists across the U.S. will soon have access to new, ultra high-speed network links spanning the Atlantic Ocean, thanks to a project currently underway to extend ESnet (the U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Sciences Network) to London, Amsterdam and Geneva. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 EST DOE's High-Speed Network to Boost Big Data Transfers by Extending 100G Connectivity across Atlantic DOE's Energy Sciences Network, or ESnet, is deploying four new high-speed transatlantic links, giving researchers at America's national laboratories and universities ultra-fast access to scientific data. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 EST