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The mission of the U.S. Department of Energy's Biological and Environmental Research (BER) Program is to advance world-class biological and environmental research and provide scientific user facilities to support Department of Energy missions in scientific discovery and innovation, energy security, and environmental responsibility.

This site has been created to provide easy access to recent BER publications.

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Mesoscale to Molecules: Bioimaging Science (Technology) Program PI Workshop [8/16]

Expanding the Use of Plant Trait Observations and Ecological Theory in Earth System Models [May 2016]

Working Group on Virtual Data Integration. Requirements to Achieve BER's Vision of a Virtual Laboratory: A Next-Generation Data Infrastructure for Climate Science [February 2016]

Biological Systems Science Division Strategic Plan [10/15]

New Biomaging Technologies for Plant and Microbial Systems [10/15]

Building a Cyberinfrastructure for Environmental System Science: Modeling Frameworks, Data Management, and Scientific Workflows [10/15]

BER Molecular Science Challenges Workshop Report [4/15]

Lignocellulosic Biomass for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts: Workshop Report [2/15]

Building Virtual Ecosystems: Computational Challenges for Mechanistic Modeling of Terrestrial Environments [2/15]

Genomic Science Program 2014 Strategic Plan [10/14]

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