LLNL highlighted in upcoming television lineup

Mar. 29, 2012

LLNL highlighted in upcoming television lineup

An 8-10-minute segment about NIF and the progress toward ignition is scheduled to air on "CBS Sunday Morning" Sunday, April 1; the program begins at 6 a.m. Pacific time. New York Times technology columnist and CBS News contributor David Pogue and a CBS camera crew visited NIF on March 8 to prepare the segment. Pogue interviewed NIF Director Ed Moses and the crew did extensive filming in the control room during a shot.
Pogue also visited NIF, the Center for Accelerated Mass Spectrometry and other Laboratory facilities in August 2011 for the PBS Nova program "Hunting the Elements," scheduled to air April 4 from 9-10 p.m.
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