Nuclear


1950s Missing Nuclear Bomb May Have Discovered off Canadian Coast

1950s Missing Nuclear Bomb May Have Discovered off Canadian Coast

A Canadian diver claims to have found pieces of " TheLost Nuke" in the waters off Pitt Island....

Nov 9 2016, 6:16am CST

China to have 58 Million Kilowatt Nuclear Power by 2020

China to have 58 Million Kilowatt Nuclear Power by 2020

China will have 58 million kilowatts (kw) of installed nuclear power by 2020 as it expands its clean energy network and pursue...

Nov 7 2016, 4:14am CST

Gibberish Paper Written by iOS Autocomplete Accepted for Atomic and Nuclear Physics Conference

Gibberish Paper Written by iOS Autocomplete Accepted for Atomic and Nuclear Physics Conference

Apparently, a document that was full of gibberish was accepted by a conference on nuclear physics....

Oct 24 2016, 5:27am CDT

MIT's Nuclear Fusion Reactor Sets World Record

MIT's Nuclear Fusion Reactor Sets World Record

It looks like MIT’s fusion reactor has reached a new milestone in the sustainable nuclear energy race....

Oct 17 2016, 8:52am CDT

US is Now Down to Just One Major Nuclear Fusion Reactor

US is Now Down to Just One Major Nuclear Fusion Reactor

Princeton nuclear fusion lab has broken down, leaving US scientists with just one major reactor to conduct fusion experiments...

Oct 3 2016, 7:09am CDT

Kudankulam Could work on next-gen Nuclear Fuel in Near-term: Russia

Kudankulam Could work on next-gen Nuclear Fuel in Near-term: Russia

The Russian-built Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu could, in the near future, be operating on the newer g...

Sep 15 2016, 4:53am CDT

North Korea Nuclear Development Timeline

North Korea Nuclear Development Timeline

North Korea on Friday announced a "successful" nuclear test, its fifth and the second this year. Following is a chronology of t...

Sep 9 2016, 11:25pm CDT

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

A solar storm almost caused nuclear confrontation between the superpowers during the height of the Cold War....

Aug 10 2016, 4:20am CDT

Over thousand nuclear reactors may come up by 2050

Over thousand nuclear reactors may come up by 2050

Moscow, May 30 (IANS) More than a thousand new power reactors may come up by 2050 as the world looks at alternate power sources...

May 30 2016, 10:30am CDT

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

Animals are Abundant at Chernobyl 30 Years After Nuclear Disaster

There is plenty of wildlife extant in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone a generation or so after the nuclear mishap....

Apr 19 2016, 4:59am CDT

Brain-Inspired IBM Supercomputer to Protect US Nuclear Weapons

Brain-Inspired IBM Supercomputer to Protect US Nuclear Weapons

A brain-inspired IBM super chip will be there to guard US nuclear weapons from any foreign intervention....

Mar 31 2016, 7:49am CDT

German Nuclear Fusion Reactor Starts

Germany Advances Towards Nuclear Fusion

A German fusion reactor called the Wendelstein 7-X is the next big hope for physicists....

Feb 4 2016, 6:42am CST

Radiation from Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Spreads off US Coast

Radiation from Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Spreads off US Coast

Higher levels of radioactive contamination have been detected within several hundred miles off the coast of Oregon, Washington...

Dec 5 2015, 1:54am CST

Aliens Save America From Nuclear War Claims Astronaut

Aliens Save America From Nuclear War Claims Astronaut

An astronaut made a claim about peaceful aliens. He said that they tried to stop nuclear war in America....

Aug 17 2015, 5:19am CDT

U.S. Discards North Korea’s Miniaturized Nuclear Missile Claims

U.S. Discards North Korea’s Miniaturized Nuclear Missile Claims

The White House does not believe North Korea has the capacity to build miniature nuclear warheads in long range missiles as cla...

May 21 2015, 3:59am CDT

Obama terms Iran Nuclear Deal a Last Chance at Peace in the Region

Obama terms Iran Nuclear Deal a Last Chance at Peace in the Region

President Obama has termed the recent Iran nuclear deal a last chance at peace in the region. Israel of course feels otherwise....

Apr 6 2015, 6:09am CDT

Iran Nuclear Deal to be ratified by Congress

Iran Nuclear Deal to be ratified by Congress

The latest scoop has it that an Iran Nuclear Deal is to be ratified by Congress. At least the White House plans to sell the pro...

Apr 4 2015, 3:10am CDT

Iran Agrees to Not build Nuclear Facilities For Uranium Enrichments

Iran Agrees to Not build Nuclear Facilities For Uranium Enrichments

Breaking news. The Iran Talks have a first agreement. Iran will not to build new facilities that can be used to enrich uranium...

Apr 2 2015, 1:19pm CDT

Nuclear Fusion Reactor Breakthrough Made Says Lockheed Martin

Nuclear Fusion Reactor Breakthrough Made Says Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin announced that they are working on a compact fusion reactor (CFR) that could be ready in 10 years....

Oct 16 2014, 8:29am CDT

Nuclear Kitty Litter Response

Nuclear Kitty Litter Response

Inaction following the first radioactive leak at the world’s only deep geologic nuclear waste repository was threatening to sta...

May 25 2014, 1:33pm CDT

Where Would YOU Put Our Nuclear Waste?

Where Would YOU Put Our Nuclear Waste?

On Valentine’s Day, a small puff of radioactivity exited the only deep geologic repository for nuclear waste operating in the w...

Mar 31 2014, 2:44am CDT

Regional Nuclear War Would Still Wreak Global Climate Havoc, Says Study

Regional Nuclear War Would Still Wreak Global Climate Havoc, Says Study

With Ukrainian tensions mounting, the notion that such regional conflicts could morph into something nuclear is now dogging Wes...

Mar 8 2014, 6:16am CST

WIPP Is Still The Best and Only Choice For Nuclear Waste

WIPP Is Still The Best and Only Choice For Nuclear Waste

The only operating underground deep geologic nuclear waste repository had its first minor accident on Valentine’s Day. It was a...

Mar 5 2014, 10:31pm CST

Do We Really Need Nuclear Fusion for Power?

Do We Really Need Nuclear Fusion for Power?

The science of nuclear fusion took a major step forward today. The National Ignition Facility (NIF) at the U.S. Department...

Feb 13 2014, 2:21am CST

Is Shutting Working Nuclear Plants Jeopardizing Obama's Climate Goals?

Is Shutting Working Nuclear Plants Jeopardizing Obama's Climate Goals?

Concern is mounting in the Obama Administration over a growing number of nuclear reactors that are being closed prematurely. Fo...

Feb 9 2014, 8:16pm CST

Nuclear Energy Operators Say Market Stacked Against Them

When Entergy Corp. made its decision to close its Vermont Yankee nuclear facility,  it opened the door to discussions on h...

Feb 6 2014, 7:05am CST

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity

The Department of Energy included low energy nuclear reactions—which NASA scientists have said could fuel home nuclear reactors...

Jan 4 2014, 12:56pm CST