Into Kazakhstan to Convert a Reactor

Into Kazakhstan to Convert a Reactor

The world is dotted with research reactors that run on highly enriched uranium. For nearly four decades, scientists and engineers at Argonne National Laboratory have been leading the global effort to convert research reactors that run on highly enriched...
Undergrads achieve levitation breakthrough

Undergrads achieve levitation breakthrough

Deep in a basement lab of the Gordon Center for Integrative Sciences lies a sophisticated tangle of steel tubes, bolts and wires—a device so sensitive that a misalignment of one degree can greatly reduce its performance. Since 2014, physics undergraduates at the...