Knoxville Weather Summary: 63 degrees
WBIR Alert Center
Weather & Traffic
Hourly & 10-Day
Closings & Delays
School Closings Text Alerts
Big Orange Locker
High School Sports
HSS Signing Day
UT Vols/Lady Vols
Live at Five at Four
10 Rising Hearts
Buddy Check 10
Educator of the Week
Pay It Forward
Service and Sacrifice
Year in Review
© 2018 WBIR-TV. All Rights Reserved.
oak ridge national laboratory
Researchers make 3D printed car that could power 3D printed home
19 Aug 2015 02:39:06 Z
Researchers with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are working to make it a reality using 3D printers (8/18/15 10PM)
ORNL director to step down
24 Feb 2017 17:32:26 Z
Thom Mason, the internationally recognized director of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is leaving this summer to take a position with Battelle.
Gov. Haslam visits ORNL to hail new element
28 Jan 2017 00:18:35 Z
Gov. Bill Haslam visited Oak Ridge National Laboratory to congratulate a group of scientists who discovered a the new element Tennessine.
ORNL director appearing on Inside TN
18 Aug 2017 03:18:20 Z
Oak Ridge National Laboratory's director is commenting on the hundreds of job cuts they plan to make by the end of the year.
ORNL begins layoffs of 100 positions following voluntary reduction
09 Jan 2018 21:23:33 Z
Oak Ridge National Laboratory announced Tuesday that it will begin involuntary separations of about 100 positions at its lab. Last summer, ORNL began implementing a workforce restructuring plan that included eliminating 350 positions.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory to get new supercomputer in next 5 years
09 Apr 2018 21:26:23 Z
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory is on track to get a new supercomputer in the next 5 years.
ORNL creates world's smallest fidget spinner
03 Dec 2017 04:28:46 Z
Oak Ridge National Laboratory said that it has created a fidget spinner smaller than the width of a human hair, according to a release from the lab. The lab said the small toy was created by researchers part of ORNL's Center for Nanophase Materials ...
Oak Ridge National Laboratory to cut 350 positions
18 Aug 2017 03:25:35 Z
Oak Ridge National Laboratory announced Tuesday that they're cutting 350 jobs by the end of the calendar year. In a letter sent to employees, ORNL Director Thomas Zacharia said the reductions will be made primarily among staff who charge to indirect ...
ORNL remembers JFK's 1959 visit as assassination files are released
27 Oct 2017 03:44:18 Z
As the nation anxiously awaits the release of thousands of documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, East Tennessee is remembering one of his last visits. Kennedy visited Knoxville in 1960 while on the campaign trail, ...
ORNL building possible world's fastest computer
25 Aug 2017 03:20:37 Z
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory is building what could be the fastest computer in the world.
ORNL developing a heat-less dryer
05 Jun 2015 21:28:27 Z
Researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are working to create a heatless dryer that could make homes safer and more energy efficient.
New director named at Oak Ridge National Lab
01 Jun 2017 16:22:05 Z
Thomas Zacharia has been named the new director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
New marine diesel engine unveiled
24 Oct 2016 22:20:08 Z
Exxon Mobil and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have teamed up to create a new marine Diesel Engine.
New director on the future of ORNL
12 Jun 2017 22:11:35 Z
Dr. Thomas Zacharia, the new director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, speaks about his new role and the future of ORNL.
ORNL launches new manufacturing pilot program
15 Dec 2014 23:49:07 Z
The Knoxville Chamber's Kayla Witt and Jeff Cornett with ORNL explain how the voucher program will work.</p>
Terms of Service
Your California Privacy Notice
EEO Public File Report
FCC Online Public Inspection File
Closed Captioning Procedures
© 2018 WBIR-TV. All Rights Reserved.