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November 16, 2018
The Discovery Center in Livermore offers a number of interactive learning displays aimed at fostering curiosity and a better understanding of core scientific principles.
National Lab-sponsored education free-for-all
NNSA researchers help foster the next generation of thinkers at free science, technology, engineering, and math learning events.
November 9, 2018
Phil Calbos accepts the Secretary’s Appreciation Award from NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty.
An NNSA employee salute: Thank you for your service
When one of our own reaches a major career milestone, we take the opportunity to say, “Thank you for your service.”
October 19, 2018
How NNSA uses gamma rays to complete its missions
Gamma Rays: They're small but mighty
How does NNSA use gamma rays to fulfill its missions?
October 18, 2018
How NNSA uses ultraviolet light to complete its missions.
Ultraviolet: Other wavelengths pale in comparison
How does NNSA use UV light to complete its missions?
October 16, 2018
How NNSA uses infrared light in its missions
Infrared: Hot topics
Infrared radiation is handy when it comes to identifying materials, which is how NNSA uses it to accomplish its missions.
October 15, 2018
How we use radio waves at NNSA
Radio waves: Tune in to NNSA
Radio waves are good for a lot more than bringing today’s hits to your car’s speakers.
October 15, 2018
The spectrum of NNSA work
Wide-ranging research at NNSA spans the spectrum
At NNSA’s National Laboratories and sites, research supporting our vital nuclear security missions spans the entire electromagnetic spectrum.
October 2, 2018
NNSA and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory staff tour the newly refurbished radiochemistry laboratory.
LLNL renovates four Cold War-era radiochemistry laboratories
NNSA and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory staff recently got an early peek at four newly renovated radiochemistry laboratories.
September 27, 2018
Radiological Assistance Program team members at 60th anniversary event.
NNSA’s Radiological Assistance Program celebrates 60 years of responsiveness
Radiological Assistance Program members, Members of Congress, colleagues, and other honored guests to celebrate the 60th anniversary of RAP.
September 18, 2018
Herman Hollerith and his electronic tabulating machine.
Then and Now: Computing Power
From punchcards to supercomputers and HPC, computing has come a long way.
August 6, 2018
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty and Stephen Lovegrove cut the ribbon on the U.S.-U.K. Mutual Defense Agreement 60th Anniversary commemorative exhibit at DOE headquarters in Washington, D.C.
United States and United Kingdom celebrate 60th anniversary of Mutual Defense Agreement
The United States and United Kingdom celebrated the 60th anniversary of their Mutual Defense Agreement.
July 20, 2018
NNSA begins second phase of Source Physics Experiment in Nevada
NNSA completed the first underground, chemical explosion in the second phase of the Source Physics Experiment to detect underground nuclear explosions
June 15, 2018
The Nuclear Security Enterprise takes in the scenery on Nature Photography Day
The Nuclear Security Enterprise takes in the scenery on Nature Photography Day
The National Laboratories, plants, and sites of NNSA span our beautiful nation from coast to coast.
May 30, 2018
A conceptual drawing of four Kilopower reactors on Mars’ surface.
KRUSTY project demonstrates potential power sources for future space exploration
NNSA and NASA joined forces to develop a power source able to support deep space travel and outlast existing fuel sources.
April 30, 2018
Panel participants engage students from various universities.
Annual consortium opens doors for new wave of nuclear nonproliferation experts
The Consortium for Nonproliferation Enabling Capabilities (CNEC) met earlier this year at North Carolina State University.
April 26, 2018
PNNL acoustical holography transducer
Throwback Thursday: invention hall of fame
In recognition of Inventor’s Month, we are taking a look back at some timeless technologies developed across the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
April 19, 2018
Sue Marlais, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s deputy chief information officer. He family volunteers with Valley Humane Society’s Canine Comfort program.
NNSA workforce rolls up its sleeves and reaches out
April is “Volunteer Month” so NNSA is applauding team members who lend a helping hand to give back to their communities throughout the year.
April 9, 2018
Statement from NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty on Secretary Perry’s supercomputing initiative
Today’s announcement by Secretary Perry is great news for NNSA and our nuclear security missions.
March 7, 2018
Fellows intently listen to what the National Laboratories have to offer
Fellows look to the future
Graduate students interested in a career in nuclear security should look into the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP).
February 22, 2018
Sandia physicist sets ultrafast multi-frame digital X-ray camera in place at Z machine facility.
It’s not hubris to be proud of new tech at Sandia National Laboratories
“Icarus” is the new generation of ultrafast multi-frame X-ray cameras installed on Sandia National Laboratories’ Z machine.
February 20, 2018
Engineering a bright future across the Nuclear Security Enterprise
Engineering a bright future across the Nuclear Security Enterprise
In honor of National Engineer Week, NNSA is taking a look at a variety of ways these creative innovator sontribute to nuclear security nationwide.
December 22, 2017
NNSA Releases ‘2017 Year in Review’ to Highlight Accomplishments Across the Nuclear Security Enterprise
NNSA today published the “2017 Year in Review.” The report highlights major accomplishments from the past year across vital national security missions
November 13, 2017
NNSA’s national laboratories get “extra credit” for inspiring future scientists with free STEM enrichment programs
There’s nothing quite like seeing a child’s face light up as they discover something new about our world. NNSA is committed to encou...
October 27, 2017
NNSA wants you for a cybersecurity career
The demand for cybersecurity talent has increased for both the public and private sectors due to the growing number of internet-based securi...
October 16, 2017
Science is the nucleus of NNSA
Nuclear Science Week is an international celebration of the atomic world. Just as the nucleus is at the center of the atom, nuclear science is a...