Surviving Nuclear Blast Among Latest Disaster-Preparedness ScenariosNuclear saber-rattling between the U.S. and North Korea has prompted many people to think about what to do in case of a nuclear explosion.
National Lab Fedexed Plutonium To Lawrence LivermoreEmployees have been fired and other personnel actions have been taken at one of the premier nuclear weapons laboratories in the U.S. after small amounts of radioactive material were mistakenly shipped aboard a commercial cargo plane.
Feds Investigate Improper Nuclear Material Shipment To Lawrence LivermoreFederal regulators are launching an investigation into the improper shipment of nuclear material from Los Alamos National Laboratory to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Bay Area Scientists Craft Plan To Defend Earth From Killer AsteroidsScientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are testing meteorites with lasers to develop a strategy to divert deep-space asteroids before they impact earth.
NOAA, Lawrence Livermore Scientists Say Ocean Warming More RapidlyScientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Berkeley's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have found that ocean waters have been warming more rapidly over the past two decades than any previous decades on record.
Livermore Lab Settles Age Discrimination Lawsuit For $37.25 MillionLawrence Livermore National Laboratory is paying $37.25 million to settle a lawsuit brought by 129 workers who say they were fired because of their ages.
Livermore Lab Worker Says She Was Tailed By Bogus Cop CarPolice are investigating a suspicious incident involving a vehicle that may have been made to look like a Livermore Police Department vehicle.
Planet Formation Re-Created In Lawrence Livermore LabScientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are using lasers to create the pressure and temperatures needed for planet formation as a way to calculate how bodies in our solar system have evolved.
Volcanic Eruptions Likely Slowing Global Warming, Livermore Scientists ConcludeThe impact of climate change would likely be felt even more strongly if not for 15 years of volcanic activity that have caused a “warming hiatus,” according to a report in the journal Geophysical Research Letters.
Livermore Researchers Develop Spray-On, DNA 'Barcode' To Instantly Trace Tainted FoodResearchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and a startup firm have developed a spray that can allow contaminated food to be traced back to its source within an hour.
Secretive Military Agency Develops Memory-Restoring Brain-Implant With Lawrence Livermore LabA device that can be implanted in the brain of patients suffering Alzheimer’s disease or traumatic brain injuries holds the possibility of restoring their memories.
Livermore Pays Homage To Element That Put City On The Periodic TableLivermore, one of six cities an element is named after, will celebrate the first anniversary of Livermorium Day on May 30.