Quantum networks are the way we're going

Researchers at Los Alamos National Labs have been running a quantum internet for the last two and a half years, according to Technology Review.

Securing the grid with quantum cryptography

US law enforcement officials have long warned against the possibility of foreign terrorists or hostile hackers attacking the national electrical infrastructure.

Los Alamos tests new spaceship power system

Researchers at the Los Alamos National Laboratory have developed a  simple, robust fission reactor prototype that could be used as a power system for space travel.

Nuclear material 'safe' as Los Alamos fire rages

Radioactive material at the Los Alamos National Laboratory is safe, despite a wildfire which is keeping the lab closed for a fourth day.

Cellphones could damage human tissues in totally new way

A theoretical biologist at the government's Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico says that cellphone radiation could be interacting with human tissue in a completely new way.

Navy reaches milestone with 'raygun' laser weapon

Scientists at Los Alamos National Lab say they're months ahead of schedule with the Office of Naval Research's 'superlaser' weapon.

US rules out nuclear option against BP oil spill

US officials have ruled out the use of a nuclear blast to halt the seemingly uncontrollable BP oil leak off the Gulf of Mexico.