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July 18, 2011

Underground Lab Using New Name

New moniker reflects a more focused approach on physics projects for the U.S. Department of Energy.

The National Science Foundation's decision to let the U.S. Department of Energy take the lead in the development of an underground laboratory in the former Homestake Mine has led to a name change for the project. DUSEL is now SURF -- the Sanford Underground Research Facility. Read the Black Hills Pioneer story here.

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