National Nuclear Security Administration

Helicopter testing for radiation. (U.S. Department of Energy"

Low-Flying Government Helicopter Testing For Radiation In 4 Bay Area Cities

If you see a low-flying helicopter buzzing above the Bay Area this week, don’t freak out. It’s just the U.S. Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration testing for radiation.

09/01/2015

Lawrence Livermore Lab. (CBS)

Furloughs Possible At Lawrence Livermore Lab If Shutdown Continues

The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and other Bay Area-based national research institutions face a nearly total closure this week if the partial federal government shutdown continues.

10/14/2013