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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 24, 2018
Volunteers organize backpacks
Sandia/California rallies to deliver a record 202 backpacks to children of military families
For the fifth year in a row, Sandia Labs in California has rallied to give children of local military families a stellar start to the school year.
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 20, 2018
NNSA conducts rocket-based research in Hawaii with ‘HOT SHOT’
NNSA and Sandia National Laboratories launched a rocket in May that carried experiments to support the stockpile and increase scientific understanding
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 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 25, 2018
Dougherty Valley High School emerged as regional champions after going undefeated during the competition. From left to right: Kenneth Moon, Amogh Gomathinyagam, Ayush Agarwal, Prem Chintalapudi, Risha Chukaraborty, and Coach Katherine Huang.
Academic aces sweep Sandia science bowl
Two schools emerged victorious at the 2018 Sandia National Laboratories Regional Science Bowls.
April 2, 2018
The Sandia winning team, from left: Ben Martinez, Zach Tenorio, Steve Black, Jared Lujan, Martin Baca, and Andrew Gough. Not pictured: Darrell Fong, Manager, Danielle Michel, and Gilbert Quintana.
Sandia’s water quality program earns six gold awards
The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority Industrial Pretreatment Program recently presented NNSA and Sandia with "Gold Awards."
March 22, 2018
Members of the GBD III 1-8 Team from Sandia National Laboratories, celebrate the final production delivery of the III 1-8 Blk. P
NNSA delivers enduring space-based nuclear detonation detection capability
Space-based nuclear explosion sensors are a vital U.S. capability to both monitor compliance with treaties.
March 8, 2018
1959: Betty Carrell became the first female mechanical engineer among 350 peers at Sandia National Laboratories' California site.
Wonderful women of yesteryear
Before there was an NNSA, there was a workforce dedicated to nationwide nuclear security. A look back at some fantastic females of nuclear security.
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
December 22, 2017
Lab and site employees don’t play around when it comes to charitable giving
Employees across the Nuclear Security Enterprise are spreading joy this holiday season through various fundraisers and donation drives. Whet...
December 12, 2017
Sandia recognized for Stockpile Stewardship Program excellence
More than 270 Sandia National Laboratories employees and partners on 11 different teams were recently presented with NNSA Defense Programs A...
November 27, 2017
NNSA, Air Force complete two additional B61-12 Life Extension Program qualification flight tests at Tonopah Test Range
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) and the U.S Air Force announc...
November 16, 2017
Time flies: Classic moments in aviation at labs and sites that work on NNSA missions
A look back at historic NNSA moments in flight – enjoy these classic photos from laboratories and sites that work on NNSA 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 20, 2017
All charged up and ready to go
A new Battery Test Facility at Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, will help improve the safety and efficiency...
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...
September 26, 2017
National laboratories honored for innovative excellence
NNSA's three labs won R&D 100 awards in 2017. Here are the winners.