Nuclear power continues to expand globally, propelled, in part, by the fact that it produces few greenhouse gas emissions while providing steady power output. But along with that expansion comes an increased need for dealing with the large volumes of…
Research at The University of Manchester suggests that the preferred candidate fuel to replace uranium oxide in nuclear reactors may need further development before use.
Vice Admiral David Kriete, deputy commander of the U.S. Strategic Command, has warned that China is aggressively increasing their nuclear assets in a bid to flex their muscles and establish dominance in Asia and rest of the world.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is being accused of using faulty analysis to justify its refusal to adopt critical measures for protecting Americans from the occurrence of a catastrophic nuclear-waste fire. A nuclear-waste fire could happen at any one…
It has been discovered that humans are more deadly to wildlife then nuclear disasters. The first long-term study at Chernobyl has raised some questions about the effect human activity has on nature.
This footage from inside a radioactive reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant shows us the first glimpse into the melted reactors at the Japanese plant after the 2011 nuclear disaster.
It had to happen one day; radiation has been detected on the North American shoreline. The radiation is from Japan’s 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.
The Gabon Republic in Africa is considered a rich source of uranium. Forty- two years ago, a French mining company imported uranium ore from Oklo in Gabon, and discovered the uranium had already been extracted.