ARGONNE, Ill. (Feb. 13, 2008) — The food will be anything but fast as local high school students compete to build a hamburger using at least 20 steps during Argonne National Laboratory’s 13th annual Rube Goldberg Machine Contest on Friday, Feb. 22.
ARGONNE, Ill. — Young women from throughout the area will learn about opportunities in science and engineering during the annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day Thursday, Feb. 21, at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory.
ARGONNE, Ill. — A new environmentally friendly technology created by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory may revolutionize the production of the world’s most commonly produced organic compound: ethylene.
The conference will open with an evening public lecture, “The Global Energy Perspective,” by Nathan Lewis of Caltech. Other prominent speakers represent Argonne, Northwestern, MIT and the University of Uppsala (Sweden).