Demolition continues for field lab buildings

HILLS HAVE EYES—When operating, this was the sodium pump test facility at Area IV of the Department of Energy’s Santa Susana Field Laboratory. It will soon be demolished as the site undergoes rehabilitation. Acorn file photo

Peeking up over the hills near Simi Valley, not far from the northern reaches of Oak Park, the remaining buildings from the decades-old Santa Susana Field Lab offer a glimpse back in time to the early days of America’s Atomic Age.

The buildings act like a time machine ...

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