Environmental science & technology

Land management practices to become important as biofuels use growsMay 21, 2015

The handling of agricultural crop residues appears to have a large impact on soil's ability to retain carbon, making land management practices increasingly important, especially under a scenario where cellulosic materials become more heavily used as a feedstock for ethanol production, according to a study led by researchers at Argonne.

Argonne workshop to explore innovative ways to encourage water conservationApril 15, 2015

Experts in water conservation, efficiency and behavioral sciences will be gathering later this month at Argonne to address how behavior-changing technologies can play a role in addressing projected shortfalls in water supply.

2013 Advanced Photon Source Science

APS Science features articles on Advanced Photon Source research and engineering highlights that are written for the interested public as well as the synchrotron x-ray, engineering, and broader scientific communities; potential facility users; and funding agencies.

New sensor array changes the data collection gameMarch 5, 2015

Researchers at Argonne have developed a platform that outfits researchers with a next-generation data collection experience.