Scientists Are Automating Plutonium Production So NASA Can Explore Deep Space
Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have eliminated a major bottleneck in the production of plutonium-238 for deep space exploration through automation.
Atoms For Peace
Nuclear Energy Programs Rarely Lead to Nuclear Weapons
Policy experts and heads of states have wrung their hands about the weaponization of nuclear energy programs for decades.
Britain’s First Nuclear Power Plant in 20 Years Is Delayed and Over Budget
The setback is a blow to the European nuclear power industry.
This Twitter Bot Tracks Nuclear Waste Criss-Crossing Britain By Rail
*Sweat drips from forehead*.
The Most Toxic Nuclear Facility in the US Is in Lockdown
3,000 workers are sheltering as an emergency is declared at a nuclear facility in Washington State.
Here’s what you need to know about the nuclear waste storage tunnel collapse
Radiation-Resistant Mutants at Chernobyl Pave the Way for Life on Mars
Radiotrophic beer is involved.
Watch Our 360/VR Documentary POWER on How Nuclear Energy Is Made
Motherboard takes you inside three nuclear facilities in 360/VR.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
Japan wants to move everyone back to Fukushima in the spring
Activists File Emergency Legal Action to Halt the Reactivation of a Nuclear Reactor in New York
Friends of the Earth filed a petition on Tuesday with the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, saying an investigation is need to determine why 1 in 4 cooling system bolts in one of the facility's reactors was degraded or missing.
Chernobyl's New and Improved Sarcophagus Will Contain the Disaster's Radioactivity for a Century
Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, engineers are putting the finishing touches on a $1.3 billion enclosure that will be one of the largest moveable structures ever built.
30 Years After Chernobyl, Here’s What Radioactivity Is Doing To Wildlife
Many animals and plants still contain so much radioactivity they are unsafe for human consumption.
Timothy A. Mousseau