Almost ten years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, researchers report that the particles from power plants contained plutonium.
Aug. 6, 2020 • ~6 min
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About 95% of the starting fuel rod used in nuclear reactors in the US gets discarded as nuclear waste. A new strategy offers a way to recycle it.
May 5, 2020 • ~7 min
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"...there remains a gulf in understanding the difference between the technology's statistical risks and the dread it evokes."
May 14, 2019 • ~4 min
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"Gridlock" in Washington keeps nuclear waste from proper disposal, say experts. Their new report offers a path toward improvement.
Dec. 17, 2018 • ~5 min
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