Participants in the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships, Community College Internships and Visiting Faculty Programs line up for a group photo on the first day of their summer programs. Twenty-five university students, two community college interns, and three visiting faculty teams are participating this summer, bringing the total hosted in the programs to more than 300.

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz cuts the ribbon to officially dedicate Ames Laboratory's new Sensitive Instrument Facility with assistance from Ames Laboratory Director Adam Schwartz (left) and Iowa State University President Steven Leath (right). The dedication was held May 6. READ MORE

Ames Middle School is representing the Ames Laboratory Regional at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Science Bowl in Washington DC. Valley High School is also competing in the National Science Bowl.

Former Ames Laboratory Science Bowl competitors Doug Fuller (far left) and Dean Jens (second from right) volunteer during the 2014 National Science Bowl in Washington DC. The two competitors from the early days of Science Bowl in the 1990's are regular volunteers at the National Science Bowl event.READ MORE

Ames Laboratory scientist Vitalij Pecharsky chats with an Ames High student about Caloricool refrigeration technology during the AHS Earth Day Expo on Friday, April 22.

 

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