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Argonne National Laboratory. (Photo by Argonne National Laboratory/Getty Images)

Argonne Building To Host Research On Green Energy

Research on solar and other environmentally-friendly energy sources will have a new home at Argonne National Labs, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


Dr. Scott Collis, a radar meteorologist at Argonne National Laboratory, has been named one of Popular Science magazine's "Brilliant 10." (Credit: Facebook)

Argonne Meteorologist Named Among Popular Science’s ‘Brilliant 10′

A radar meteorologist at Argonne National Laboratory in Lemont has been recognized for contributions in his field at a relatively young age.

WBBM Newsradio–09/17/2013

President Barack Obama (C) is briefed about an electric car by researcher Henning Lohse-Busch at a tour of the Argonne National Laboratory in Argonne, Illinois, on March 15, 2013 before speaking on American energy. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Tours Argonne National Laboratory, Proposes $2B In Research

The president spent time Friday at several stations at the facility that research how cars use energy.


Scales Of Justice

Former Argonne CFO Says He Was Fired For Calling Out Accounting Scam

The former chief financial officer of the Argonne National Laboratory is suing the organization, claiming it fired him for blowing the whistle on some alleged illegal accounting at the lab.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

A "HELP" sign is written on the ground of Ohara Primary School near a sea coast covered with the rubble in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, northern Japan, Monday, March 14, 2011, three days after a massive earthquake and the ensuing tsunami hit Japan's east coast. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)

Expert: Japan Nuclear Exposure Unlikely In United States

A nuclear engineer at Argonne National Laboratory says even though there is a potential for more radioactive release in Japan – the United States is not at risk.



Federal Cuts May Hit Fermilab, Argonne

There are warnings that the United States might fall farther behind other countries in innovative technologies, if proposed federal budget cuts hit Argonne and Fermilab.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2011


Deadline Nearing For Argonne Lab Girls’ Program

The deadline is nearing for girls in sixth through eighth grades to apply to participate in Argonne National Laboratory’s annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.