Photo Gallery

The latest photos from NNSA headquarters and across the nuclear security enterprise.
May 10, 2013

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Reflective Particle Tag technology; developed for START

May 09, 2013

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NNSA Future Leaders Program participants present accomplishments

The 2011 NNSA Future Leaders Program (FLP) participants were honored this week for completing their two-year program at NNSA. Each graduating FLP participant gave a presentation on his or her accomplishments throughout the program.

More here: 1.usa.gov/17P3LeE

May 09, 2013

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Kansas City Field Office moves to new National Security Campus

Kansas City Field Office staffers line up on the steps of the Bannister Federal Complex, a place most have worked for many years. Another group photo will be taken after they arrive at the new National Security Campus. The staffers are changing their commute each morning to drive to a new building eight miles south of the current facility. For some, it will be a shorter distance. For others, not so much.

1.usa.gov/10uRwPa

May 09, 2013

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Brig. Gen. Dawkins visits Sandia

NNSA Principal Assistant Deputy Administrator for Military Application Brig. Gen. James C. Dawkins visited Sandia National Laboratories yesterday.

Read more about his visit: 1.usa.gov/10lmdVW

About the photo (L-R):
Heather Trumble, Defense Programs Liaison, Sandia Field Office; Brig. Gen. James C. Dawkins, NNSA Principal Assistant Deputy Administrator for Military Application; Keith Matzen, Director, Pulsed Power Sciences Center, Sandia; and Mark Herrmann, Senior Manager, High Energy Density Science, Sandia.

May 08, 2013

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NNSA, EM host Central Savannah River Area Leadership Group

NNSA's Acting Administrator Neile Miller, Associate Deputy Administrator for Fissile Materials Disposition Peter Hanlon and Senior Advisor for Environmental Management Dave Huizenga today hosted the Central Savannah River Area leadership group for a meeting.

More on the blog: 1.usa.gov/12WBWfC

May 03, 2013

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Pantex creates new method of polyurethane mixing

In an effort to create new opportunities and to save money, the Pantex Plastics Shop has began formulating a new method of mixing polyurethane to make molded parts for explosives, coatings, seals, cushions, tool covers and more.

More on the blog: 1.usa.gov/17BtSFC

About the photo:
Pantex chemist Stephanie Steelman, right, and West Texas A&M University student Devin Cook work on a new dynamic adiprene mixing machine.

May 02, 2013

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Pantex sponsored team places 4th in car race

Andrew Whitaker from Dumas Middle School in Dumas, Texas lines up the team's race car during the Electric Car Competition at the 2013 National Science Bowl, Sunday, April 28, 2013, in Washington, DC.

Photo by Jack Dempsey, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science

April 29, 2013

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White House honors Sandia nurse for helping women veterans, children

Michelle Racicot, a contract family nurse practitioner at Sandia National Laboratories, was one of 14 women recognized by first lady Michelle Obama at the White House as Champions of Change.

1.usa.gov/ZSciuL

April 26, 2013

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NNSA has "Natitude"

Headquarters employees and their friends and families enjoyed the annual NNSA-EM-LM Day at the ballpark this week.

April 26, 2013

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NNSA has "Natitude"

Headquarters employees and their friends and families enjoyed the annual NNSA-EM-LM Day at the ballpark this week.

April 26, 2013

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NNSA has "Natitude"

Headquarters employees and their friends and families enjoyed the annual NNSA-EM-LM Day at the ballpark this week.

April 02, 2013

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HASC leaders visit Pantex

The two senior leaders of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) today visited the Pantex Plant to tour the facility and deliver a message of support to the workers.

Read more here: 1.usa.gov/12dnrFS

March 26, 2013

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Pantex Smart Cookies workshop gains popularity

A group of Pantex female engineers held a Smart Cookie workshop for Girl Scouts this weekend. The objective of the workshop was to foster a love of science and math in young girls who might make up the next generation of engineers at Pantex.

About the photo:
Female engineers from Pantex this weekend demonstrated a scientific principle known as nucleation. The engineers used Mentos dropped into Diet Coke to demonstrate the principle. The surface texture of the Mentos causes the carbon dioxide to be explosively released.

1.usa.gov/WUrTsM

March 22, 2013

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Sandia Weapon Intern Program visits KCP

Participants in Sandia’s Weapon Intern Program recently visited and toured NNSA's Kansas City Plant. The program, established in 1998, was created to meet Sandia's changing mission needs. Through a combination of classroom study taught by active and retired weaponeers, site visits and individual and team projects, weapon interns have honed their skills, broadened their knowledge base and expanded their network of colleagues in the nuclear weapons community.

1.usa.gov/11ta5J7

March 21, 2013

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Don Cook talks about future of Pantex mission

Don Cook, NNSA’s deputy administrator for Defense Programs, last week spoke to Pantexans about the future mission of Pantex and the critical role the plant will play in maintaining the nation’s stockpile for decades to come. During the visit, Cook congratulated some of the 100-plus Pantexans who helped to secure the plant and conduct recovery operations during and after the Feb. 25 blizzard that dropped more than 19 inches on the Amarillo area.

1.usa.gov/Yr6J5U

March 21, 2013

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Don Cook talks about future of Pantex mission

Don Cook, NNSA’s deputy administrator for Defense Programs, last week spoke to Pantexans about the future mission of Pantex and the critical role the plant will play in maintaining the nation’s stockpile for decades to come. During the visit, Cook congratulated some of the 100-plus Pantexans who helped to secure the plant and conduct recovery operations during and after the Feb. 25 blizzard that dropped more than 19 inches on the Amarillo area.

1.usa.gov/Yr6J5U