- 'Zoomable' map of poplar proteins offers new view of bioenergy crop
- Plant Microbiomes Unfurl As DNA sequencing costs drop, scientists begin cataloging plants' beneficial band of microbial stowaways
- Extreme bacteria provide an unexpected boost to manufacturing
- Water-Wise Biofuel Crop Study to Alter Plants Metabolic, Photosynthesis Process
- Teacher Lauds 'Amazing Opportunity' to Participate in ORNL Fellowship Program
- Tapping into reservoir of heat-loving bacteria
BESC scientists explore bacteria to break down cellulose
- Follow ORNL scientists in the Arctic as part of the Next Generation Ecosystem Experiment on the NGEE Blog
Gerald A. Tuskan named Forest Biotechnologist of the Year
Supercomputer reveals new details behind drug- processing protein model
ORNL study of the motion of water molecules contributes to a broader understanding of drug processing by P450 enzymes.
- A Bioenergy Ecosystem
BESC's innovative partnership of national laboratories, a private research foundation, universities and industries is translating R&D into biofuels.
- DOE program reaches thousands of students with 'farming for fuels' program
More than 34,000 youngsters, teachers and parents around the country have had a chance to learn about bioenergy through hands-on experiments that are part of an outreach effort by the Department of Energy's BioEnergy Science Center.
- Key plant traits yield more sugar for biofuels
New clues about plant structure are helping researchers from the Department of Energy's BioEnergy Science Center narrow down a large collection of poplar tree candidates and identify winners for future use in biofuel production.
- Neutron analysis yields insight into bacteria for solar energy
Structural studies of some of nature's most efficient light-harvesting systems are lighting the way for new generations of biologically inspired solar cell devices.