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Rep. Lujan Grisham Votes To Pass Defense Policy Bill

on May 27, 2018 - 4:08am
U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham
WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) voted Thursday to pass the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which includes four of her amendments that are important to the large national laboratory and military presence in New Mexico.
“I am pleased to have voted for a bipartisan defense authorization bill that supports our men and women in uniform and the national laboratories and military bases in New Mexico that are vital to our national security and are an important economic driver for the state,” Lujan

LANL: Public Lectures Explore Power Of Light

on May 25, 2018 - 6:34am
Jennifer Hollingsworth
LANL News:
Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellow Jennifer Hollingsworth will discuss the power of light in three Frontiers in Science public lectures beginning June 4 in Santa Fe.
“Photons are the elementary particle responsible for light,” said Jennifer Hollingsworth, a researcher at the Laboratory’s Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies. “If the 20th century depended on electronics, it is predicted that the 21st century will depend as much on photonics: the science and application of making, detecting, controlling and transforming photons.”

Los Alamos Notes Little Effect From Opening Its Gates

on May 24, 2018 - 8:00am
Opening of the Main Gate February 1957. Courtesy/Los Alamos Historical Society
Main Gate circa early 1950s. Courtesy/Los Alamos Historical Society
Los Alamos Historical Society
Los Alamos Notes Little Effect From Opening Its Gates” is a historic headline. It appeared in the May 6, 1957 edition of the of the Albuquerque Journal, with an article about how removing the security gates at the entrance of the once-secret city did not lead to a wave of crime and other problems.
Los Alamos residents were shocked in February 1957 to learn that in less than

Bradbury Science Museum Association Elects Officers

on May 22, 2018 - 4:06pm

Members of the Bradbury Science Museum Association (BSMA) gathered for a monthly meeting Monday evening at the Small Business Development Center in downtown Los Alamos. Standing from left, Gadgets Gift Shop Manager and Volunteer Coordinator Shari Foley, newly elected BSMA Treasurer Pam Miller, newly elected BSMA President Ryn Hermann, newly elected BSMA Secretary Jennifer Cline and newly elected BSMA Vice President Robert Hull. Seated from left, Ed Fenimore, immediate past President Andre Trottier, Pam Sutton, immediate past Secretary KayLinda Crawfordimmediate past Treasurer Ann Parsons

Freed And McClenahan Discuss Dr. Atomic At Rotary

on May 22, 2018 - 9:12am

In anticipation of the Dr. Atomic opera being performed this summer at the Santa Fe Opera, Los Alamos Living Treasure Art Freed and Heather McClenahan, executive director of the Los Alamos Historical Society, recently told Rotarians about the June-September events commemorating the opera about J. Robert Oppenheimer. Freed has seen the opera 12 times, performed nationally and internationally by 11 different companies. Photo by Kurt Schoenberg

Los Alamos Historical Society Executive Director Heather McClenahan discusses the June-September events commemorating Dr. Atomic, the opera about J.

DOE Awards Contract To BluePath Labs For EM Administrative And Business Support Services

on May 21, 2018 - 12:29pm
DOE News:
CINCINNATI, Ohio The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the award of a contract to BluePath Labs, LLC of Washington, DC, for Environmental Management Administrative and Business Support Services.
This contract is an Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) from which Firm-Fixed-Price and Time-and-Materials task orders may be issued. The IDIQ contract contains a $4 million maximum value of services, and has a five year ordering period from the date of contract award.
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Environmental Management’s (EM) mission

FBI Albuquerque Special Agent In Charge Terry Wade Tapped For Assistant Director Of Inspection Division In Washington, D.C.

on May 18, 2018 - 3:57pm
FBI Albuquerque Division Special Agent in Charge Terry Wade speaks with Citizens Academy participants during a recent session in Albuquerque. Courtesy/FBI
Special Agent in Charge Terry Wade chats with Los Alamos Daily Post reporter Maire O'Neill during an interview Tuesday morning in Albuquerque. Courtesy/FBI
Los Alamos Daily Post

FBI Albuquerque Division Special Agent in Charge Terry Wade is headed to FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. as Assistant Director for the Inspection Division.

Wade, a native of Chattanooga, Okla., said when he