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EED in the News Feed reports on the collaborative effort between PNNL, LCW Supercritical Technologies to create five grams of yellowcake using acrylic fibers to extract it from seawater. 6.21.18 

Science and Technology Research News reports on the effort by PNNL, LCW Supercritical Technologies to obtain five grams of yellowcake via seawater. 6.18.18 discusses efforts by PNNL and collaborators to scour literature to identify scientific issues that must be resolved to finally achieve the end goal of tank waste cleanup. 04.10.18 published a story co-authored by PNNL’s Nicholas Ward on the Amazon River’s ecosystem. 01.18.18

Oak Ridge Today reported researchers at PNNL, ORNL & SRNL were among the early pioneers in the field of ecology. 08.06.17

Northwest Public Radio quoted PNNL scientist Carolyn Pearce in an article on PNNL’s ancient glass research is discovering how vitrified waste may weather over hundreds of years. The story was also picked up by Oregon Public Broadcasting. 06.19.17 highlighted PNNL’s E4D-RT tool, which enables scientists to better image the subsurface and could be used for geothermal energy development. 04.17.17 

Northwest Public Radio interviewed PNNL’s Janelle Downs for a story about heavy spring rains increasing cheatgrass growth, which can in turn lead to heavy wild fires when the cheatgrass dries out later in the year. 03.13.17  

Tribology & Lubrication Technology quoted PNNL’s George Bonheyo in a story on PNNL’s modified sawdust material for Arctic oil spill cleanup. 03.01.17

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