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Ft. Hood Hospital
Mar 28, 2011

More than 27,000 disused and unwanted radiological sources recovered by NNSA’s Global Threat Reduction Initiative

Press Release
Mar 25, 2011

Exercise brings together 28 countries and eight Moroccan agencies to test dirty bomb response

Press Release
Mar 22, 2011

Today the U.S. Department of Energy released data recorded from its Aerial Monitoring System as well as ground detectors deployed along with its Consequence Management Response Teams.  The information has also been shared with the government of Japan as part of the United States’ ongoing efforts to support Japan with the recovery and response effort.

Press Release
Mar 15, 2011

The National Nuclear Security Administration, a semi-autonomous agency within the U.S. Department of Energy, has released photographs and video of its Consequence Management Response Teams deploying from Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, to assist Japanese efforts in the response to the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

Press Release
Mar 2, 2011

In second day of hearings, Administrator highlights NNSA Budget Request for Nonproliferation and Naval Reactors Programs

Feb 24, 2011

NNSA and Russian Universities Develop Next Generation of Russian Nuclear Safeguards and Security Experts

Feb 18, 2011

Ceremony marks rededication of facility as Pete V. Domenici National Security Innovation Center

Feb 17, 2011

Several individuals from nuclear security enterprise elected as fellows

Feb 17, 2011

D’Agostino: FY 2012 Budget Request Invests in the Future, Supports Communities Hosting NNSA Sites