Found 6 blog entries tagged as Hanford.

Safety connect imageSafety Connect 2017 Opening Ceremony will be held on April 17, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. The event will take place at Three Rivers Convention Center, at 6600 Burden Boulevard, Pasco, WA. For more details, visit the website of Safety Connect 2017 or email at expo@connect-tricities.com.

About Safety Connect 2017
Safety Expo, in collaboration with the contractors of Hanford, will present Safety Connect 2017 to bring to light the importance of safety. The opening ceremony will feature Captain Richard Phillips as the keynote speaker. The event will continue on April 18 and 19, and will feature a number of entertaining and educational activities for all attendees.

Among featured activities at Safety Connect 2017 are the flying drones, virtual reality, and robotic…

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Preserving the Past: History of the DOE Hanford Collection Opening Reception | Richland, WAPreserving the Past: History of the DOE Hanford Collection Opening Reception will be held on September 28, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. This will be held at CIC Art Center, at 2710 Crimson Way, Richland, WA. For more details, please visit the Preserving the Past: History of the DOE Hanford Collection Opening Reception page at WSU's website.

About 'Preserving the Past: History of the DOE Hanford Collection Opening Reception'
Preserving the Past: History of the DOE Hanford Collection Opening Reception is a free and open to the public event. Welcome remarks will be conducted on account of the Hanford Collection pieces that will be put on display until October 28 at the CIC Art Center.

The DOE's Hanford Collection started in 1990s. It is…

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Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit at Hanford Reach Interpretative Center | Richland, WA Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit will be held beginning June 29,2016, at the Hanford Reach Interpretive Center. The exhibit is open from 10:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Hanford Reach Interpretive Center is located at 1943 Columbia Park Trl, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit page on Facebook.

About Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit
The Particles on the Wall is an art exhibit that will run from June 29 to October 21, 2016. This exhibit will feature works of art, science and history as a means to delve into Hanford, Columbia River, and the Atomic Age. Particles on the Wall will also give prominence to visual art, literary works, memorabilia and scientific displays in order to pore…

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Manhattan Project National Park Tour at Hanford WashingtonRecently, one of our children's class had the opportunity to tour the Hanford Site.  Coincidently, the Los Angeles Times was there creating an essay featuring the Manhattan Project National Park.  You can read about the LA Times article and view many photos here.  For more information on touring the Manhattan Project National Historic Park at Hanford Washington, visit the National Park Service's Manhattan Page or NPS's B Reactor Tour Page.

The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada.  For more, see Wikipedia.

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Discover Hanford's role in the making of the atomic bomb.  “The Bomb” a new PBS special which seeks to tell the story of a weapon that transformed history and continues to affect relationships among contradicting world powers premiered last Tuesday, July 28.  The PBS airing of the creation of the atomic bomb is a special feature for the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

About The Bomb
Filmmaker Rushmore Denooyer took a year and a half to complete this project since producers had to examine through the footage and images that was recently declassified by the U.S. Department of Defense.

As part of the Manhattan Project, the secretive World War II program provided enriched uranium for the atomic bomb that took its first…

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17th Annual Hanford Holiday - Hoopfest Hanford High School Richland, WashingtonHanford High School will be hosting the 17th Annual Hanford Holiday Hoopfest on Saturday, December 13. Admission is $225.00.

Details of the 17th Annual Hanford Holiday
Calling all 6th Grade Boys (6B), 7th Grade Boys (7B), 8th Grade Boys (8B) 6th Grade Girls (6G), 7th Grade Girls (7G), 8th Grade Girls (8G)!

All teams will play at least 4 games (2 on Saturday and 2 on Sunday). This event is for teams of all ability levels. The formats will be determined based on the number of teams in each division. Five-team round-robin and six or eight-team cross-pools with A, B, and C divisions were used exclusively so all Saturday and most Sunday games could be pre-scheduled due to constraints from teams with League games and/or out-of-town travel.

Hanford High…

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