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Sandia Labs: SOPA will 'negatively impact' U.S. cybersecurity

The Stop Online Piracy Act is "unlikely to be effective," says official from Sandia National Laboratories, part of the U.S. Department of Energy.

By November 17, 2011


Fanless heat sink design promises cooler, quieter CPUs

New fanless heat sink design out of Sandia National Laboratories said to offer more efficient CPU cooling.

By July 12, 2011


Sandia's second crack at fuel-air stun grenade

New flash-bang safe, fireproof, says Sandia National Laboratories.

By April 22, 2008


Feds block workers from WikiLeaks, mirror sites

Department of Energy employees at Sandia and other labs are blocked from visiting WikiLeaks and its myriad of mirror sites because it will "contaminate" their computers.

By December 6, 2010


Tall walls no obstacle for this rolling robot

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is showing off its Precision Urban Hopper robot, a wheeled ground unit being developed by Sandia National Laboratories and Boston Dynamics for surveillance operations in urban terrain. The shoebox-size rolling robot can leap over 25-foot-tall obstacles and keep going.

September 17, 2009


Sandia labs eyes carbon dioxide as fuel

Add carbon dioxide, water, heat--and you could someday serve cars, Sandia National Laboratories says.

By June 5, 2007


Blowing up batteries--for your safety

Lithium-ion batteries will be in cars someday, so Sandia is blowing them up now to see how tough they are.

By April 10, 2008


Tunguska study: Small asteroids pack a wallop

A computer simulation shows fast-moving fireball amplifies the damage done by a smaller asteroid impact, Sandia National Laboratories researchers conclude.

By January 2, 2008


Fill your car with pond scum in 2010

blog LiveFuels is partnering with Sandia National Labs to devise a version of car fuel out of algae.

By December 12, 2006


Photo: Sandia and Stirling's solar setup

The Sandia project will create a solar-dish farm that uses a so-called Stirling system, which generates electricity through a mechanical engine.

November 24, 2004