Rick Perry didn't understand the role of the Department of Energy
The prospective secretary of energy once wanted to eliminate the department.
New DoE guidelines stand for scientific integrity over politics
Updated policies give employees a way to fight back against suppression of inconvenient truths.
New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion
Researchers have figured out why plasma fields rapidly snap and reconnect.
DOE to start building a tool that will 3D map the universe
DESI's construction will begin next year.
Gamma ray map offers best view yet of our galaxy's energy
NASA's Fermi space telescope has given us a better view of our galaxy... and then some.
Department of Energy was hacked over 150 times since 2010
Between 2010 and 2014 the US Department of Energy was hit by hackers over 150 times. Just pause an...
Wave generator supplies US electrical grid for the first time
A prototype wave generator called Azura is supplying grid power to Hawaii, the first time such a f...
NOvA neutrino detector captures cosmic rays in 3D, aims to unlock the mysteries of the universe
All apologies accepted if you mistook that image above as cover art for Daft Punk's new album -- i...
Elon Musk says Tesla will repay Department of Energy loan well before 2022 due date
Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, has been the focus of many headlines lately due to a certain, well-documen...