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Recent Videos

56:23

Leveraging Algae

Shawn Starkenburg

1:01:56

Building the Iron Man Suit

Nathan Mara

58:59

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!

May Neu

History
1:07:46

Homesteading on the Pajarito Plateau, 1887–1942

Dorothy Hoard, Judy Machen, & Ellen McGehee

1:09:30

Wartime Role of Oak Ridge

Ray Smith

1:05:20

From Z Division to Sandia National Laboratories

Rebecca Ullrich

1:16:33

Enola Gay Pilot: A Grandfather Remembered

Colonel Paul Tibbets, IV

1:04:44

Early Social History of Los Alamos

Jon Hunner

1:13:08

Truman’s Decision to Drop the Bombs

Noel Pugach

1:05:19

Early Histories of Los Alamos and Arzamas-16

Istvan Hargittai

46:13

Captain William S. “Deak” Parsons

Roger Meade

1:20:01

Nuclear Weapons Testing During the Cold War

Byron Ristvet

1:00:03

Cold War Career in LANL Weapons Program

John C. Hopkins

50:11

The Prehistory of the Pajarito Plateau

Jen Payne

58:51

Experiments with the Dragon Machine

Dick Malenfant

1:03:31

Norris Bradbury Part I

Alan Carr

1:11:30

Norris Bradbury Part II

Alan Carr

54:46

70 Years of Leadership in High Explosives Science

Dan Hooks & Cary Skidmore

National Security
39:52

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

Jon Ventura

59:04

National security challenges coming in science and technology

Terry C. Wallace, Jr.

55:38

Maintaining Nuclear Stability Through Times of Transition

Terry Hawkins

Space
1:12:29

LANL’s 50 Years in Space

Ed Fenimore & Roger Wiens

55:38

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

Paolo Pilleri

58:29

The Great Comet of A.D. 1264

Bruce Masse

Technology
56:23

Leveraging Algae

Shawn Starkenburg

1:01:56

Building the Iron Man Suit

Nathan Mara

58:59

Radiochemistry with a Purpose!

May Neu

Supercomputing
1:08:35

Genetics in the Era of Big Data

Tanmoy Bhattacharya