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Title50 Breakthroughs by America's National Labs
Publication Date2011
Unique IdentifierACC0416
Other NumbersCSO_21134
Research OrgLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)
Sponsoring OrgDepartment of Energy (DOE) Office of Science (SC), Washington, DC
SubjectNational Laboratories, photosynthesis, big bang, ELITE, cathode, RNA, safe water, Web, dinosaur, cool roofs, elements, lead-free solder, power lines, radon, biofuels, fusion, hydrogen, wind power, PhyloChip, MRI scanners, cancer therapy, diesel engine, energy-efficiency, smart windows, quarks, fluorescent lights, satellites, National Laboratory
AbstractAmerica’s National Laboratory system has been changing and improving the lives of millions for more than 80 years. Born at a time of great societal need, this network of Department of Energy Laboratories has now grown into 17 facilities, working together as engines of prosperity and invention. As this list of 50 Breakthroughs attests, National Laboratory discoveries have spawned industries, saved lives, generated new products, fired the imagination, and helped to reveal the secrets of the universe. Rooted in the need to be the best and bring the best, America's National Laboratories have put an American stamp on the past century of science. With equal ingenuity and tenacity, they are now engaged in winning the future.
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