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Record-high measurements of contaminated seawater were discovered Tuesday near Japanâ€™s stricken Dai-Ichi nuclear facility, according to Japanâ€™s nuclear safety agency.
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Radioactive iodine isotope particles have been detected in Iceland and are believed to have come from the troubled Fukushima nuclear power plant on Japanâ€™s northern coast.
Despite its assessment on Monday that Japanâ€™s food supplies were safe to eat, the World Health Organization (WHO) later said the detection of radiation in some food in Japan was a more serious problem than it had expected.
Members of the engineering faculty at Oregon State University have invented a new type of radiation detection and measurement device that will be particularly useful for cleanup of sites with radioactive contamination, making the process faster, more accurate and less expensive.
Scientists are reporting discovery of the biological secrets that enable plants growing near the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant to adapt and flourish in highly radioactive soil â€” legacy of the 1986 nuclear disaster in the Ukraine.
Experts said Friday that fires sweeping across Russia are threatening to re-release nuclear contamination from the Chernobyl disaster into the air, but not in levels dangerous to human health.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Asset Management Services (AMS), a subsidiary of Associated Service Companies International (ASCI), a global leader in supply chain management services, has entered into a strategic partnership with NRX Global Inc., the leader in Asset Lifecycle Information Management (ALIM) software. NRX was actively seeking a partner with a high level of expertise in capital project services and recognized AMS as one of the few companies worldwide with specific...
Through laboratory soil cleanup methods, residents of Bikini, Enjebi and Rongelap Islands - where nuclear tests were conducted on the atolls and in the ocean surrounding them in the 1950s - could have lower radioactive levels than the average background dose for residents in the United States and Europe.
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Nuclear fallout, or just simply fallout, known also as Black Rain, is the residual radioactive material that is propelled into the upper atmosphere after a nuclear black or a nuclear reaction that is conducted in an unshielded facility. It is so called because it "fall out" of the sky after the explosion and the shock wave have passed. It most commonly refers to the radioactive dust and ash that is created when a nuclear weapon explodes, but such dust can also come from a damaged nuclear...
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