Sandia National Laboratories improve detection of nuclear threats

LIVERMORE, California — Taking inspiration from an unusual source, a Sandia National Laboratories team has dramatically improved the science of scintillators — objects that detect nuclear threats. According to the team, using organic glass scintillators could soon make it even harder to smuggle nuclear materials through America’s ports and borders. The Sandia Labs team developed […]

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New top NM Guardsman takes command

The New Mexico National Guard has a new leader. Brig. Gen. Kenneth Nava was installed as adjutant general as hundreds of military personnel and onlookers, joined by Gov. Susana Martinez, gathered Saturday at Kirtland Air Force Base’s Hardin Field for the Guard’s change-of-command ceremony. “Today’s a special day for the men and women of the […]