Latest Nuclear weapons Stories
CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hands-on learning will reach new heights when Colorado high school students and college interns from across the nation blast high-power rockets and payloads deep into the Colorado sky. Now in its fourth year, the high-power rocket event involves more than 100 Colorado high school students and interns from United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., showcasing their collective ingenuity with the launch of six...
KYIV, Ukraine, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov announced that Ukraine accomplished nearly all of its commitments concerning the removal of enriched uranium from the country's territory.
The US Air Force has offered a rare glimpse inside the President's "doomsday" plane recently.
New study challenges belief that exposure to nuclear radiation has no or negligible genetic effects in humans.
Three former U.S. officials have joined FAS in urging the United States and Russia to continue to declassify the same degree of information about their strategic nuclear forces under the New START treaty as they did during the now-expired START treaty.
NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan has been awarded a 5-year contract in Charlotte, for the exclusive right to sell advertising on the city's buses, and light rail vehicles. The new contract, won competitively, begins June 1, 2011.
SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trident Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRID), a leading provider of set-top box and TV semiconductor solutions, said today that it has divested five patents to Innovus Prime LLC, a company represented by the California law firm of Aka Chan LLP.
HONOLULU, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBI Polymers LLC, the Honolulu-based innovator of DeconGelÂ® nuclear decontaminant, will join the broad-based philanthropic effort to help with the crisis in Japan by making a donation of $250,000 in radiological decontamination products and technical services at the request of the Japanese Medical Association (JMA) for the removal of radioactive contaminants in support of public health and emergency relief efforts for the people in the Tohoku...
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trident Microsystems, Inc.
NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan has been awarded the Employer of the Year award by the not-for-profit organization Getting Out and Staying Out (GOSO). GOSO reaches out to young men between the ages of 18-24 on Rikers Island with a program to help them get out and stay out of the jails and prisons of New York City and State.
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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