With a powerful X-ray beam technique, researchers explore what makes soft materials such as toothpaste and hair gel relax. The insights they’ve gained can aid in the design of new consumer products and nanotechnologies.
Argonne is working closely with industry leaders on two new projects that will advance the development of carbon capture technology and improve the energy efficiency of chemical manufacturing processes.
A year ago, scientists got their first look at material gathered from nearby asteroid 162173 Ryugu. Now the results of those studies have been revealed, and they shed light on the history of our solar system and the long trek of this cosmic wanderer.