S&TR | January/February 2022

The Laboratory in the News

A New Age for Public-Facing Science at Lawrence Livermore

Commentary by Roger Aines

The Path to a Carbon Neutral California

A Livermore report outlines a strategy to reduce California’s carbon emissions to net zero by 2045.

Assured and Robust…or Bust

New approaches to artificial intelligence improve machine-learning predictions in real-world applications.

A Shot Like No Other

A high-explosive experiment at the National Ignition Facility expands understanding of material characteristics.

Accelerating Nuclear Forensics in the Field

A prototype, field-deployable device offers postdetonation debris analysis following a nuclear event.