August 27, 2000
Los Alamos Labs and supercomputing center on the skids?
Author: JT Smith
The place has been plagued by reputation-ruining spy and security scandals. Officials say most of the top-end physicists there are at or near retirement age and young blood isn't there to replace them. And it's even worse on the computer side; Los Alamos can't find new IT people and is losing many of those it already has to dot-com startups that pay better. Washington Post story at MSNBC.