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Team player: Former NFL lineman makes smooth transition to INL Security

June 30, 2022

When he mangled his shoulder in his second season in the National Football League, Robert Valenzuela realized his NFL career was over. So, he traded his shoulder pads and helmet for a badge and gun and embarked on a career...

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Small business tests promising new battery at INL

June 28, 2022

Imagine a future when electric vehicles can travel thousands of miles on a single charge, and cargo ships and passenger planes run on batteries instead of fossil fuels.   To make these technological leaps a reality, researchers are working to find...

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Battelle Energy Alliance, NASA select industry partners to design nuclear power system...

June 21, 2022

Battelle Energy Alliance, contractor for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Idaho National Laboratory (INL), and NASA have selected proposals to design a fission surface power system for lunar power applications. The FSP project is sponsored by NASA in collaboration with...

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A lifelong advocate for nuclear’s power

June 15, 2022

Seth Kanter never suspected that his love of the ocean, and more than eight years in the Navy, would eventually lead him to a career in the high desert of eastern Idaho. But as the Radiological Engineering manager at Idaho...

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Community invited to discussions about Netflix’s Three Mile Island series

June 14, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho – Building on an effort launched in 2019, Idaho National Laboratory (INL) will hold a community discussion to answer the public’s questions. The topic of the discussion is the Three Mile Island nuclear accident. Netflix recently released...

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Two INL leaders recognized by Idaho Business Review’s ‘Accomplished Under 40’

June 7, 2022

Each year, Idaho Business Review awards 40 people who have demonstrated exceptional work ethic and leadership in both government and private sector organizations with the title “Accomplished Under 40.” Each of the individuals exemplify professional achievement, leadership, mentorship and community...

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STEM Scholars Camp summer program open to public

June 1, 2022

Idaho National Laboratory is announcing the second year of its STEM Scholars Camp summer program. This year’s theme is “Paving the Path to Net-Zero.” One-week camp sessions will run during July for students entering grades one to 12. Using a...

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A new ETHOS: INL leads study of innovation culture at six national...

May 31, 2022

The United States invests more than $30 billion every year in its national laboratories, which are owned and operated by the U.S. Department of Energy. Their mission, according to DOE’s mission statement, is to “ensure America’s security and prosperity by...

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National labs join together to drastically reduce carbon emissions

May 25, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — In coordination with the U.S. Department of Energy, Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and three other national laboratories will lead the nation to net-zero carbon emissions by demonstrating clean energy solutions. The three other laboratories are National...

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EBR-I Atomic Museum open for the summer May 27

May 24, 2022

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — The Experimental Breeder Reactor-I (EBR-I) Atomic Museum, located 50 miles west of Idaho Falls on U.S. 20/26, will launch its 2022 season on Friday, May 27. The museum will be open every day until Labor Day,...

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