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Robert Henderson, leader of Z Division, November 1946 – December 4, 1947 Sandia National Laboratories

Saturn, Sandia’s workhorse pulsed-power machine, delivers hard radiation during one of its milestone shots. The scarcity of jagged, lightning-like arcing between different water/metal interfaces means that the machine’s water insulation is effective, and that relatively much of its electrical pulse is traveling on its intended path from the machine’s circular exterior to its central target. (Photo by Randy Montoya)

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Science from the Center of the Earth to Black Holes - The Z machine is located in Albuquerque, N.M., and is part of the Pulsed Power Program, which started at Sandia National Laboratories back in the 1960s. Pulsed power is a technology that concentrates electrical energy and turns it into short pulses of enormous power, which are then used to generate X-rays and gamma rays.

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Sandia National Laboratories has created a rifle round that is a self-guided bullet or smart round. This round can potentially hit a target from a mile away via laser.

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The National Solar Test Facility at Sandia National Laboratories [4288 x 2848]

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The Z Machine at DOE’s Sandia National Laboratory in Albuquerque, New Mexico is the largest X-ray generator in the world. Photo by Randy Montoya, Sandia National Laboratories/via Flickr

F-4 Phantom II Jet Crash Into Concrete Wall Test 1988 Sandia National Laboratories https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2FXIGCEiD7U #crash #crashtest #Sandia

Sandia National Laboratories building centers across country to help solar firms test hardware

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The Sandia National Laboratories, managed and operated by the Sandia Corporation , are two major United States Department of Energy research and development national laboratories.

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