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Recent Videos

Leveraging Algae
56:23

Leveraging Algae

Shawn Starkenburg

Building the Iron Man Suit
1:01:56

Building the Iron Man Suit

Nathan Mara

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!
58:59

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!

May Neu

History
Homesteading on the Pajarito Plateau, 1887–1942
1:07:46

Homesteading on the Pajarito Plateau, 1887–1942

Dorothy Hoard, Judy Machen, & Ellen McGehee

Wartime Role of Oak Ridge
1:09:30

Wartime Role of Oak Ridge

Ray Smith

From Z Division to Sandia National Laboratories
1:05:20

From Z Division to Sandia National Laboratories

Rebecca Ullrich

Enola Gay Pilot: A Grandfather Remembered
1:16:33

Enola Gay Pilot: A Grandfather Remembered

Colonel Paul Tibbets, IV

Early Social History of Los Alamos
1:04:44

Early Social History of Los Alamos

Jon Hunner

Truman’s Decision to Drop the Bombs
1:13:08

Truman’s Decision to Drop the Bombs

Noel Pugach

Early Histories of Los Alamos and Arzamas-16
1:05:19

Early Histories of Los Alamos and Arzamas-16

Istvan Hargittai

Captain William S. “Deak” Parsons
46:13

Captain William S. “Deak” Parsons

Roger Meade

Nuclear Weapons Testing During the Cold War
1:20:01

Nuclear Weapons Testing During the Cold War

Byron Ristvet

Cold War Career in LANL Weapons Program
1:00:03

Cold War Career in LANL Weapons Program

John C. Hopkins

The Prehistory of the Pajarito Plateau
50:11

The Prehistory of the Pajarito Plateau

Jen Payne

Experiments with the Dragon Machine
58:51

Experiments with the Dragon Machine

Dick Malenfant

Norris Bradbury Part I
1:03:31

Norris Bradbury Part I

Alan Carr

Norris Bradbury Part 2
1:11:30

Norris Bradbury Part II

Alan Carr

Los Alamos ChemCam Team
54:46

70 Years of Leadership in High Explosives Science

Dan Hooks & Cary Skidmore

National Security
Stockpile Stewardship
39:52

Stockpile Stewardship: Keeping the Nation’s Stockpile Safe, Secure, and Reliable with Science and Engineering

Jon Ventura

National security challenges coming in science and technology
59:04

National security challenges coming in science and technology

Terry C. Wallace, Jr.

Maintaining Nuclear Stability Through Times of Transition
55:38

Maintaining Nuclear Stability Through Times of Transition

Terry Hawkins

Space
LANL’s 50 Years in Space
1:12:29

LANL’s 50 Years in Space

Ed Fenimore & Roger Wiens

What are we made of? A history of the elements in our Universe
55:38

What are we made of? A history of the elements in our Universe

Paolo Pilleri

The Great Comet of A.D. 1264
58:29

The Great Comet of A.D. 1264

Bruce Masse

Technology
Leveraging Algae
56:23

Leveraging Algae

Shawn Starkenburg

Building the Iron Man Suit
1:01:56

Building the Iron Man Suit

Nathan Mara

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!
58:59

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!

May Neu

Supercomputing
Genetics in the Era of Big Data
1:08:35

Genetics in the Era of Big Data

Tanmoy Bhattacharya