Everyone who uses a computer, especially a laptop, should periodically check the safety, integrity and charge rate of their computer batteries. Please take a moment today to examine the battery in your computer for the following: Safety and integrity Charge level Here are the steps you can take for each: Safety and integrity This is by far the most important thing to check with regards to your computer batteries. Looking at the underside of your device, examine the outside casing… More »

In recent weeks, there has been an increase in collisions and near-miss accidents involving vehicles and deer. Although Fermilab does its best to manage the population, this time of the year is deer mating season and they are much more active, especially at dawn and dusk. In addition, the recent snow cover causes the deer to search for food in a wider area than they normally inhabit. 

Recently, Fermilab employees traveling abroad have reported theft, including stolen passports, during their trips. We urge travelers to safeguard all travel documents.

Be sure to include filter changes as part of space heater maintenance. Photo: David Sabatino

As long as you operate it safely, space heater is a great addition to your home or workspace, and it can help save money on heating bills.

Nationwide alert tests for both the Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) and Emergency Alert System (EAS) will take place on Oct. 3 starting at 1:18 p.m. CDT. The Federal Emergency Management Agency will issue the WEA test on all compatible cell phones. The WEA test will be followed by an EAS test approximately two minutes later. The WEA test is a free message sent directly to cell phones and features a special tone and vibration. The test message will read “THIS… More »