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The Science of Detecting and Defeating Radiological Threats

The Radiological Assistance Program team works to stay ahead of radiological threats using a palette of detection tools that have become increasingly sophisticated and user-friendly, driven by the evolving mission of the program.  More...


NSLS-II Storage Ring Begins Commissioning

Quick kudos came in from around the world at the news of first stored beam at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II) on April 5, 2014.  More...

charge stripe "ripples"

Scientists Capture Ultrafast Snapshots of Light-driven Superconductivity

Researchers use infrared and x-ray lasers to track femtosecond-fast changes in vanishing 'charge stripes’ that may drive high-temperature superconductivity.   More...

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Kevin Yager on the Nanoscience of Studying Scattered X-rays

Kevin Yager, a scientist at Brookhaven Lab's Center for Functional Nanomaterials, discusses his research on materials spanning just billionths of a meter. Yager specializes in making new materials through meticulously guided self-assembly and probing nanoscale structures with a technique called x-ray scattering.  More...

Interdisciplinary Science Building

Energy Research Facility Construction Project at Brookhaven Lab Wins U.S. Energy Secretary's Achievement Award

A laboratory construction project completed for energy research at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory—the Interdisciplinary Science Building —has been named a winner of the DOE Secretary’s Achievement Award.  More...

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Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Brookhaven National Laboratory

Shocking Study from the Largest Cosmic Ray Physics Experiment in the Northern Hemisphere
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BNL's Stacchiola studies steps in producing hydrogen
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HSE student wins for best design in Brookhaven National Lab Bridge Building Contest
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