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Posted byon October 9, 2012 at 6:13 PM EDT
OSTP proudly congratulates American physicist David J. Wineland, of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) at the U.S. Department of Commerce, who today earned the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 1:13 PM EDT
For decades, entrepreneurs have used government data from Global Positioning Systems, weather monitoring stations, and other sources to power their products and services.
Posted byon October 1, 2012 at 8:03 AM EDT
Envision an easy-to-use software package that lets a building owner perform virtual energy audits at a fraction of the cost of in-person audits, so real savings are calculated instantly, building upgrades launched sooner, and construction jobs created faster.These are the kinds of advances that are on display today at the White House as more than 150 of America’s entrepreneurs, software developers, energy experts, and policy makers come together for an Energy Datapalooza.
Posted byon September 28, 2012 at 5:54 PM EDT
Brittany Wenger, 17, is the Google Science Fair 2012 Grand Prize Winner. She created a Global Neural Network Cloud Service for Breast Cancer detection, and attended the Equal Futures Partnership launch this week.
Posted byon September 27, 2012 at 10:33 AM EDT
Join the U.S. Energy Department and MIT Energy initiative via Webcast September 28, and hear distinguished and emerging leaders help lay the foundation for a broader, continuing effort to advance women's leadership in clean energy.
Posted byon September 24, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
The White House Council on Women and Girls is launching a challenge for developers: Create an app that promotes civic education and/or inspires girls to serve as leaders in our democracy
Posted byon September 21, 2012 at 4:00 PM EDT
See photos from the space shuttle Endeavour's final flight.
Posted byon September 21, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon September 18, 2012 at 12:27 PM EDT
On Wednesday, September 19, join NASA Administrator Bolden, and SBA Administrator Karen Mills for a Google+ Hangout with ATA Engineering, one of the small businesses that made the Mars Science Laboratory mission landing a success.