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NIF Ignites Changes at Livermore

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Science  28 Feb 1997:
Vol. 275, Issue 5304, pp. 1252-1254
DOI: 10.1126/science.275.5304.1252

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LIVERMORE, CALIFORNIA—Managers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory hope that a $1.1 billion laser-fusion facility will change the culture of the nuclear weapons lab, strengthen collaborations with civilian scientists, and cement its future as an important national resource.