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May 31, 2018
Blue-filtered image of Y-12 open house from 1967
Touring Y-12 never goes out of style
As Y-12 National Security Campus celebrates its diamond anniversary, staff are preparing to host the Secret City tours on June 8.
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.
March 29, 2018
Dale Christenson, left, accepts his Federal Project Director of the Year award from Mark Menezes, Under Secretary of Energy.
Uranium Processing Facility project leader hailed as Federal Project Director of the Year
Dale Christenson has been named the Department of Energy’s Federal Project Director of the Year for 2017. He works on the Uranium Processing Facility.
March 23, 2018
An artist's rendering of what the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) will look like when complete.
Uranium Processing Facility authorized to start construction on main buildings
The Uranium Processing Facility project has been authorized to start construction on three main buildings.
March 8, 2018
Uranium Processing Facility achieves key milestone with completion of subproject
The Uranium Processing Facility project is making timely progress with the recent completion of the Site Infrastructure and Services subproject.
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.
February 16, 2018
Members of the Electronic Derivative Classifier Reviewing Officer System team
Pantex and Y-12 employees singled out for success in stockpile stewardship
Over 200 employees from the Pantex Plant and Y-12 National Security Complex received recognition recently for their exceptional contributions.
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 20, 2017
Uranium Processing Facility Project achieves key milestone with completion of Construction Support Building
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – The Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration’s (DOE/NNSA) Uranium Processing Facility...
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.
October 25, 2017
Y-12 security police officer doesn't know the meaning of the word "quit"
Steve Robison lives by a simple maxim, “The only way you can limit yourself is if you don’t try.” Robison, a Security P...
October 19, 2017
Y-12 National Security Complex still flying the flag of safety
The Y‑12 National Security Complex recently received its Voluntary Protection Program recertification from the U.S. Department of Energy at ...
September 13, 2017
A day in the life of an NNSA programmer
On Programmer’s Appreciation Day, here is some insight on how these talented professionals help NNSA develop innovative software.
July 31, 2017
Explore career opportunities at NNSA and its M&O partners
Click here to see video.NNSA and its Managing & Operating (M&O) partners employ nearly 40,000 people nationwide. Many work in science,...