The Laboratory in the News

Remembering the Laboratory’s First Director
Commentary by Harold Brown

Herbert F. York (1921–2009): A Life of Firsts, an Ambassador for Peace
The Laboratory’s first director, who died on May 19, 2009, used his expertise in science and technology to advance arms control and prevent nuclear war.

Searching for Life in Extreme Environments
DNA will help researchers discover new marine species and prepare to search for life on other planets.

Energy Goes with the Flow
Lawrence Livermore is one of the few organizations that distills the big picture about energy resources and use into a concise diagram.

The Radiant Side of Sound
An experimental method that converts sound waves into light may lead to new technologies for scientific and industrial applications.




September 2009

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