Working with novel technology around other passionate people who enjoyed their work.
Idaho Falls is a very quiet town, not exactly ideal when you've just graduated college.
Advice to Potential Interns
If you can stand working in Idaho Falls and can stand the insufferable bureaucracy that accompanies all national labs, INL is a great place to work. There is novel technology and lots of opportunities to meet people in your field, while working a convenient 9-80 work schedule that allows time to enjoy the great Idaho outdoors.