The Laboratory in the News

Energetic Materials Research Finds an Enduring Home and Mission
Commentary by Bruce T. Goodwin

A Home for Energetic Materials and Their Experts
The Energetic Materials Center has become the National Nuclear Security Administration’s go-to facility for high explosives formulation, testing, and expertise.

A Spectra-Tacular Sight
Scientists use spectrographic techniques and a high-powered telescope to study the atmospheric composition of exoplanets.

Seismic Data Pinpoint Fractures for Geothermal Energy
Livermore researchers are developing advanced microseismic analysis techniques to understand what happens beneath Earth’s surface, where hot rock can provide an energy source.

Employees Keep Up with the Times
The Laboratory’s Education Assistance Program helps its workforce stay productive, skilled, and dynamic.



Science & Technology Review is published eight times a year to communicate, to a broad audience, the Laboratory’s scientific and technological accomplishments in support of national security and other enduring national needs. The publication’s goal is to help readers understand these accomplishments and appreciate their value to the individual citizen, the nation, and the world.