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NIST Study Suggests Light May Be Skewing Lab Tests on Nanoparticles' Health Effects
Release Date: 11/18/2014

Truth shines a light into dark places. But sometimes to find that truth in the first place, it’s better to stay in the dark. That’s what recent … more

Filling the Gap: NIST Document to Protect Federal Information in Nonfederal Information Systems
Release Date: 11/18/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published for public review draft recommendations to ensure the confidentiality of … more

Four U.S. Organizations Honored With 2014 Baldrige National Quality Award
Release Date: 11/12/2014

Honorees Include Two Texas Health Care Organizations WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker today announced that four U.S. … more

Conferences and Events
NIST ITL Invited Lecture Series in Usable Privacy: Global Privacy Perspectives
December 1, 2014

On December 1, 2014, NIST will host a panel discussion on Global Privacy Perspectives featuring: Ann Cavoukian, Executive Director, the Privacy … more

Forensics@NIST 2014
December 3-4, 2014

On December 3-4, 2014, NIST will host a two-day symposium showcasing forensic science research being performed at NIST. Attendees will learn how … more

The Diversity Crisis in Higher Education--A great danger to our Nation’s competitiveness
December 12, 2014

Internationally known for his outstanding research in the computational and mathematical sciences, Dr. Tapia is a prominent leader in education … more