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Inside The Z Machine, Where Scientists Turned Hydrogen Into Metal
Tackling an 80-year-old theory
Sandia Labs Hands Bomb-Detecting Tech Over To Army
American involvement in Afghanistan may be ending, but the need to detect IEDs isn't.
New Chemical Trick To Make Fertilizer That Won’t Explode
It turns out another industry's trash is fertilizer's lifesaver.
The Newest Defense Against Biological Warfare? This Cube
In 15 minutes, this device can identify biological threats in a sample of blood.
World’s Largest Fiber Optic Network Speeds Nuclear Research
The greatest LAN ever.
Brilliant 10: Greg Nielson Shrinks Solar Cells To The Size Of Glitter
The same output of electricity, now with 100 times less silicon
Working Microbarbershop and Microchessboard Win Sandia Design Awards
The world’s tiniest chess board and a pea-sized barber shop are the winners of a microelectromechanical systems design contest at...
Dropping the Big One
Russia tests the "father of all bombs" but technical hurdles could defuse its lethal power
Vigilant Sensors Could Detect Bridge Defects
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed sensors that could be mounted on bridges, aircraft or other large structures to...
Dishing Out Real Power
Costs are down, interest is up, and the Stirling solar system is ready to flick the switch