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Agencies brace for possibility of lengthy shutdown - Santa Fe New Mexican

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 19, 2018 - 10:36pm

Agencies brace for possibility of lengthy shutdown
Santa Fe New Mexican
He said the impact also will depend on how many of the 21,000-plus federal workers in the state are exempt from furloughs because they are involved in defense or national security work. The last government shutdown, in October 2013, lasted 16 days. It ...

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Science in limbo as US government shuts down - Nature - Nature.com

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 19, 2018 - 10:31pm

Nature.com

Science in limbo as US government shuts down - Nature
Nature.com
Grants are set to dry up, space launches could be delayed and some experiments could be ruined.

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Feds dock LANL $2.6M for big lapses in 2017 | Local News ... - Santa Fe New Mexican

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 19, 2018 - 10:15pm

Santa Fe New Mexican

Feds dock LANL $2.6M for big lapses in 2017 | Local News ...
Santa Fe New Mexican
Plutonium shipping errors in June and a potentially deadly worker safety lapse in September cost the operators of Los Alamos National Laboratory at least $2.6 million in performance award fees,
LANL on regular schedule | LAMonitor.comLos Alamos Monitor
LANL docked $3.1M for shipping plutonium via commercial air ...Albuquerque Journal

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Heinrich questions DOE nominee on WIPP, Los Alamos - Carlsbad Current-Argus

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 19, 2018 - 4:44pm

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Heinrich questions DOE nominee on WIPP, Los Alamos
Carlsbad Current-Argus
White said she would consider meeting with DOE and WIPP officials in Carlsbad, to learn more about the facility and its impact on the local area.

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After safety breaches, new Los Alamos director pushes for accountability at nuclear weapons lab - Science Magazine

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 19, 2018 - 9:57am

Science Magazine

After safety breaches, new Los Alamos director pushes for accountability at nuclear weapons lab
Science Magazine
LOS ALAMOS, NEW MEXICO—The new director of Los Alamos National Laboratory here, Terry Wallace, took the helm earlier this month at a particularly challenging time in the U.S. nuclear weapons lab's storied 75-year history. Repeated safety violations ...

US succeeds in initial Nevada tests of nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars - The Japan Times

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 18, 2018 - 2:45pm

The Japan Times

US succeeds in initial Nevada tests of nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars
The Japan Times
Testing that has been completed on components of the system, dubbed KRUSTY, has been “greatly successful — the models have predicted very well what has happened, and operations have gone smoothly,” said Dave Poston, chief reactor designer at the Los ...
NASA is testing tiny nuclear reactors that can sustain life on MarsBGR
Nevada testing project may get humans to MarsNews3LV
NASA testing next-generation space power system in NevadaLas Vegas Sun
Product Design & Development -Engadget -NASA -Reuters
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How a Small Nuclear Reactor Could Power a Colony on Mars or ... - Space.com

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 18, 2018 - 12:15pm

Space.com

How a Small Nuclear Reactor Could Power a Colony on Mars or ...
Space.com
"Kilopower" could help humanity establish settlements on the moon, Mars and other bodies throughout the solar system.

Nobel winners make appearance in Los Alamos - Artesia Daily Press

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 17, 2018 - 11:34am

Artesia Daily Press

Nobel winners make appearance in Los Alamos
Artesia Daily Press
Bringing the exhibit to the Los Alamos History Museum happened through a collaboration with Antonio Redondo, a materials scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Mars Inc. and the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, said Heather McClenahan, executive ...

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LANL Cleanup Public Meeting Set for Jan. 16 - EP Magazine

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 16, 2018 - 1:27am

LANL Cleanup Public Meeting Set for Jan. 16
EP Magazine
New Mexico's Environment Department and the U.S. Department of Energy's Environmental Management Los Alamos field office are hosting a public meeting Jan. 16 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Los Alamos County Council Chambers, located at 1000 Central Avenue ...

Nobel winners make appearance in Los Alamos - Santa Fe New Mexican

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 15, 2018 - 8:00pm

Santa Fe New Mexican

Nobel winners make appearance in Los Alamos
Santa Fe New Mexican
Bringing the exhibit to the Los Alamos History Museum happened through a collaboration with Antonio Redondo, a materials scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Mars Inc. and the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, said Heather McClenahan, executive ...

LANL positively impacts region's economy in 2017 | LAMonitor.com - Los Alamos Monitor

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 15, 2018 - 4:39pm

LANL positively impacts region's economy in 2017 | LAMonitor.com
Los Alamos Monitor
Los Alamos National Laboratory's efforts to stimulate new business growth, strengthen existing companies, create jobs and contribute to a diverse economy in northern New Mexico's communities saw notable progress across the board in 2017. “The role that ...
Learn more about Venture Acceleration Fund | Business ...Santa Fe New Mexican

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UC grilled over LANL safety issues | LAMonitor.com - Los Alamos Monitor

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 15, 2018 - 3:04pm

UC grilled over LANL safety issues | LAMonitor.com
Los Alamos Monitor
Three university systems went before the Regional Coalition of LANL Communities Friday to tell the coalition once again why they would be the best candidate to take on the job of operating and managing the Los Alamos National Laboratory.
UC Rep Faces Tough Questions From Coalition Chair | Los Alamos ...Los Alamos Daily Post

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US scientist who inspected North Korea's nuclear facility warns they have up to 60 bombs as fellow expert says Trump ... - Daily Mail

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 15, 2018 - 5:58am

Daily Mail

US scientist who inspected North Korea's nuclear facility warns they have up to 60 bombs as fellow expert says Trump ...
Daily Mail
He had been director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory - more commonly known as the birthplace of the American atomic bomb - for 11 years. In 2004, he was invited for his first tour of Yongbyon, and he has returned six times since. It was here he ...
North Korea THREAT: Kim Jong-un could have as many 60 nuclear WARHEADS as WW3 fears brewExpress.co.uk
US scientist who saw North Korea's nuclear weapons spills the beans; here's why it may give Trump sleepless nightsInternational Business Times, India Edition

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The American scientist who's seen North Korea's nuclear secrets ... - CBS News

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 14, 2018 - 5:07pm

The American scientist who's seen North Korea's nuclear secrets ...
CBS News
Relations with North Korea had been going from bad to worse until this past week when the North suddenly agreed to send a delegation to next months' Winter Olympics in South Korea. But one thing - the most important thing - hasn't changed. North Korea ...

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The show-off state - CBS News - CBS News

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 14, 2018 - 4:39pm

The show-off state - CBS News
CBS News
Nuclear programs are usually secretive – so why did North Korea brag about theirs to an American scientist?

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Podcast: The Exascale Data and Visualization project at LANL - insideHPC

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 14, 2018 - 11:04am

Podcast: The Exascale Data and Visualization project at LANL
insideHPC
In this episode of Let's Talk Exascale, Scott Gibson discusses the ECP Data and Visualization project with Jim Ahrens from Los Alamos National Lab. Ahrens is principal investigator for the Data and Visualization project, which is responsible for the ...

University of California official promises better management at LANL - Albuquerque Journal

Los Alamos Nation Laboratory - January 14, 2018 - 12:13am

Albuquerque Journal

University of California official promises better management at LANL
Albuquerque Journal
OHKAY OWINGEH – A top University of California official acknowledged Friday that there have been shortcomings at Los Alamos National Laboratory in the past but said the school remains “deeply committed” to the future of the lab as UC bids for LANL's ...


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