Slashdot Items Tagged "nuclear"

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Wednesday February 03, 2016 @04:41PM Former DoE Employee Ensnared By Secret-Selling Sting Pleads Guilty
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @02:58PM MIT Inches Closer To ARC Reactor Despite Losing Federal Funding
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:55PM Winner of the 2015 Underhanded C Contest Announced
Sunday January 10, 2016 @01:04PM Why James Hansen Is Wrong About Nuclear Power
Saturday January 09, 2016 @05:25PM How We Know North Korea Didn't Detonate a Hydrogen Bomb
Thursday January 07, 2016 @04:31PM Seismic Data From North Korea Suggest a Repeat of 2013 Nuclear Test
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:58AM Last Operating Magnox Nuclear Reactor Closes
Thursday December 24, 2015 @08:49AM ORNL Restores US Capability To Produce Plutonium-238
Thursday December 17, 2015 @08:02AM As Sea Levels Rise, Are Coastal Nuclear Plants Ready?
Saturday November 28, 2015 @09:26AM Peter Thiel: We Need a New Atomic Age
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:55AM Russians Build Nuclear-Powered Data Center
Saturday September 26, 2015 @01:08AM Fukushima: 1,600 Dead From Evacuation Stress
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:35AM New Analysis Concludes Nazis Weren't Close To the Bomb
Friday September 11, 2015 @02:18PM Elon Musk's Latest Idea: Let's Nuke Mars
Friday September 11, 2015 @09:28AM The Handheld Analog Computer That Made the Atomic Bomb
Friday August 28, 2015 @09:02PM How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Saturday July 25, 2015 @11:59AM Olympic Organizer Wants To Feed Athletes Fukushima Produce
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:55AM Iran Has Signed a Nuclear Accord
Friday July 10, 2015 @06:06PM Boeing Patents an Engine Run By Laser-Generated Fusion Explosions
Saturday May 09, 2015 @08:20PM Transformer Explosion Closes Nuclear Plant Unit North of NYC
Friday April 24, 2015 @07:20PM Buggy Win 95 Code Almost Wrecked Stuxnet Campaign
Friday April 17, 2015 @06:51PM Scientists Locate Sunken, Radioactive Aircraft Carrier Off California Coast
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:19AM US Pens $200 Million Deal For Massive Nuclear Security-Focused Supercomputer
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:51PM No Fuel In the Fukushima Reactor #1
Sunday March 08, 2015 @07:18AM Pakistan Builds Nuclear Reactors In Karachi, Sparking Fears of Disaster
Thursday February 19, 2015 @11:43AM 1950s Toy That Included Actual Uranium Ore Goes On Display At Museum
Sunday February 01, 2015 @03:20PM Nuclear Safety Push To Be Softened After US Objections
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:50PM Doomsday Clock Moved Two Minutes Forward, To 23:57
Thursday January 22, 2015 @09:51AM Doomsday Clock Could Move
Sunday January 11, 2015 @01:20PM Nuclear Waste Accident Costs Los Alamos Contractor $57 Million
Thursday January 01, 2015 @08:59AM Vast Nazi Facility Uncovered In Austria; Purported A-Bomb Development Site
Saturday December 13, 2014 @07:54PM The Shale Boom Won't Stop Climate Change; It Could Make It Worse
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @04:01PM Two Google Engineers Say Renewables Can't Cure Climate Change
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @11:19AM Nuclear Weapons Create Their Own Security Codes With Radiation
Sunday November 02, 2014 @01:09PM Buying Goods To Make Nuclear Weapons On eBay, Alibaba, and Other Platforms
Friday October 24, 2014 @07:26PM Peter Kuran:Visual Effects Artist and Atomic Bomb Archivist
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:18AM Hitachi Developing Reactor That Burns Nuclear Waste
Monday September 01, 2014 @07:44AM Feds Want Nuclear Waste Train, But Don't Know Where It Would Go
Monday August 25, 2014 @03:53PM NRC Analyst Calls To Close Diablo Canyon, CA's Last Remaining Nuclear Plant
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @08:28AM Nuclear Regulator Hacked 3 Times In 3 Years
Saturday July 26, 2014 @10:37PM Report: Nuclear Plants Should Focus On Risks Posed By External Events
Friday May 23, 2014 @03:57PM Japanese Court Rules Against Restarting Ohi Reactors
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @07:46AM Chernobyl's Sarcophagus, Redux
Thursday May 01, 2014 @07:21AM Waste Management: The Critical Element For Nuclear Energy Expansion
Friday April 25, 2014 @08:07AM Former US Test Site Sues Nuclear Nations For Disarmament Failure
Saturday April 19, 2014 @08:34AM Declassified Papers Hint US Uranium May Have Ended Up In Israeli Arms
Saturday April 05, 2014 @06:22PM Under Revised Quake Estimates, Dozens of Nuclear Reactors Face Problems
Sunday March 16, 2014 @11:32PM Forests Around Chernobyl Aren't Decaying Properly
Sunday March 09, 2014 @01:01PM 3 Years Later: A Fukushima Worker's Eyewitness Story
Thursday February 27, 2014 @02:52PM NRC Expects Applications To Operate Reactors Beyond 60 Years
Thursday February 27, 2014 @09:43AM New Review Slams Fusion Project's Management
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @09:44AM Navy Won't Investigate Nuclear Pollution At San Francisco's Treasure Island
Monday February 24, 2014 @10:13AM How About a Megatons To Megawatts Program For US Nuclear Weapons?
Thursday February 13, 2014 @05:09PM Germany's Renewable Plan Faces Popular Resistance
Saturday January 25, 2014 @08:53AM Mexico's Stolen Radiation Truck: It Could Happen In the US
Friday December 13, 2013 @06:09PM Cobalt-60, and Lessons From a Mexican Theft
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:27AM Climatologist James Hansen Defends Nuclear Energy
Thursday December 05, 2013 @11:46AM Thieves Who Stole Cobalt-60 Will Soon Be Dead
Thursday December 05, 2013 @08:20AM The Status of the Fukushima Clean-Up
Sunday November 17, 2013 @01:06AM Fukushima Disaster Leads Japan To Backpedal On Emissions Pledge
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @08:19AM Expansion of Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant Suspended
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @06:46AM Elevated Radiation Claimed At Tokyo 2020 Olympic Venues
Thursday October 03, 2013 @07:59AM Fukushima Leak Traced To Overflow Tank Built On a Slope
Thursday September 19, 2013 @11:06AM Without Plutonium, Deep-Space Probe Missions May Sputter Out
Thursday September 12, 2013 @09:32AM Satellite Images Suggest N. Korea Has Restarted Small Nuclear Reactor
Monday September 09, 2013 @10:50AM Fixing Fukushima's Water Problem
Thursday August 22, 2013 @10:27AM Fukushima Actually "Much Worse" Than So Far Disclosed, Say Experts
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @10:42AM Fukishima Springs Water Leak
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @03:00PM San Onofre's Closure: What Was Missed
Friday June 07, 2013 @09:52AM Atomic Bombs Help Solve Brain Mystery
Saturday June 01, 2013 @09:03AM WY Teen Cut From Science Fair For Entering Too Many
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @07:05AM China Leads in "Clean" Energy Investment
Thursday April 11, 2013 @10:20AM North Korean Missile Raised To Firing Position, Says US Official
Saturday April 06, 2013 @07:01PM Why Do Pathogen Researchers Face Less Scrutiny Than Nuclear Scientists?
Saturday April 06, 2013 @06:12PM Leak Found In Fukushima Tank Holding Radioactive Water
Thursday March 07, 2013 @08:33AM North Korea Threatens US With Preemptive Nuclear Strike
Thursday February 21, 2013 @02:18AM How To Safeguard Loose Nukes
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @08:19AM North Korea Conducts Third Nuclear Test
Thursday January 24, 2013 @11:37AM North Korea Announces 3rd Nuclear Test, Anti-US Aims
Friday December 21, 2012 @06:26PM Who Should Manage the Nuclear Weapons Complex, Civilians Or Military?
Thursday December 20, 2012 @10:37AM Training Under Way For New Nuclear Plant Operators In S. Carolina
Thursday December 20, 2012 @08:12AM Is Safe, Green Thorium Power Finally Ready For Prime Time?
Tuesday December 18, 2012 @08:50AM Ask Slashdot: Should Scientists Build a New Particle Collider In Japan?
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @08:09AM US Nuclear Industry Plans "Rescue Wagon" To Avert Meltdowns
Thursday December 06, 2012 @04:52PM How Yucca Mountain Was Killed
Thursday December 06, 2012 @09:51AM Thorium Fuel Has Proliferation Risk
Thursday December 06, 2012 @08:01AM Historians Propose National Park To Preserve Manhattan Project Sites
Thursday November 29, 2012 @04:55PM Carl Sagan Was On US Team To Nuke the Moon
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @08:23AM Halliburton's Missing Radioactive Cylinder Found
Monday October 01, 2012 @01:00AM RockBox + Refurbished MP3 Players = Crowdsourced Audio Capture
Friday September 21, 2012 @03:13AM US Military Tested the Effects of a Nuclear Holocaust On Beer
Friday September 14, 2012 @05:37PM Japan Aims To Abandon Nuclear Power By 2030s
Thursday August 02, 2012 @03:13PM South Korea To Restart Its Oldest Nuclear Reactor
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @12:16PM F-Secure Report: Another SCADA Attack in Iran — This Time With AC/DC
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @07:24AM Entangled Histories: Climate Science and Nuclear Weapons Research
Friday June 22, 2012 @09:46AM 'Nuclear Free' Maryland City Grants Waiver For HP
Friday June 22, 2012 @08:20AM Iran Claims New Cyber Attack On Its Nuclear Plants, Blames US and Allies
Saturday June 16, 2012 @02:55PM Japan Restarts Two of Its 50 Nuclear Reactors
Thursday June 07, 2012 @07:05AM Committee Offers Scenarios for Japan's Energy Future
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @12:06AM Japan Readies Robot For Work At Crippled Nuclear Reactor
Wednesday May 23, 2012 @07:32AM UK Draft Energy Bill Avoids Banning Coal Or Gas Power
Monday May 07, 2012 @11:10AM Japan's Last Nuclear Reactor Shuts Down
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @09:34AM Scientific Jigsaw Puzzle: Fitting the Pieces of the Low-Level Radiation Debate
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @07:18AM New Tech Makes Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Verifiable
Thursday April 05, 2012 @03:56PM World Is Ignoring Most Important Lesson From Fukushima
Saturday March 31, 2012 @02:55PM Why Onagawa Nuclear Power Station Survived the Tsunami
Friday March 23, 2012 @05:23PM As Nuclear Reactors Age, the Money To Close Them Lags
Saturday February 25, 2012 @03:14PM NRC Releases Audio of Fukushima Disaster
Tuesday February 21, 2012 @07:38AM Nuclear Truckers Haul Warheads Across US
Thursday February 09, 2012 @02:47PM US Approves Two New Nuclear Reactors
Friday January 27, 2012 @09:29PM Sea Water Could Cause Uranium Pollution From Nuclear Fuel Rods
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:15PM The High-Radiation Lives and Risks of Nuclear-Nomad Subcontractors
Saturday January 21, 2012 @04:28AM Project Bifrost: (Fission) Rockets of the Future?
Monday January 09, 2012 @11:49AM Kenya Seeks Nuclear Power Infrastructure
Sunday January 08, 2012 @01:30AM North Korean Nuclear Facilities, From 30,000 Feet
Saturday January 07, 2012 @05:53PM Japan Plans To Scrap Nuclear Plants After 40 Years
Thursday December 15, 2011 @08:17AM Russia Set To Extend Life of Nuclear Reactors Past Engineered Life Span
Thursday December 15, 2011 @07:50AM Japanese Use Wild Monkeys To Track Radiation
Thursday December 08, 2011 @09:33AM GE To Turn World's Biggest Civilian Plutonium Stockpile Into Electricity
Thursday December 08, 2011 @07:45AM Bill Gates To Help China Build Traveling Wave Nuclear Reactor
Thursday November 24, 2011 @10:27AM The Myth of Renewable Energy
Friday November 18, 2011 @12:42AM All French Nuclear Reactors Deemed Unsafe
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @10:28AM Fukushima Soil Contamination Probed
Wednesday November 02, 2011 @05:58AM Blow-By-Blow Account of the Fukushima Accident
Thursday October 06, 2011 @09:30AM Does Italian Demo Show Cold Fusion, or Snake Oil?
Thursday September 08, 2011 @07:58AM Fukushima and Chernobyl Side-by-Side
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @07:42AM Swede Arrested For Building Nuclear Reactor
Sunday July 31, 2011 @05:39PM Volunteer Towns Sought For Nuclear Waste
Sunday June 26, 2011 @03:44PM Flood Berm Collapses At Nebraska Nuclear Plant
Friday June 17, 2011 @10:04PM Teen Builds Nuclear Bomb Detector
Tuesday June 07, 2011 @04:07PM Japan Doubles Fukushima Radiation Leak Estimate
Thursday June 02, 2011 @01:30PM Senior Citizens Lining Up to Tackle Fukushima
Sunday May 29, 2011 @11:33PM US Nuclear Power Enters the Digital Age
Saturday May 28, 2011 @11:11PM Cleaning Up Japan's Radioactive Mess With Blue Goo
Sunday May 22, 2011 @02:28PM Swiss To End Use of Nuclear Power
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @01:06AM Fukushima Meltdown Might Have Come With Earthquake, Not Tsunami
Friday May 13, 2011 @03:45AM Engineers Find Nuclear Meltdown At Fukushima Plant
Monday May 09, 2011 @08:01AM Chain Reactions Reignited At Fukushima
Friday May 06, 2011 @12:40AM TEPCO Readies Plan To Bring Reactor Under Control
Wednesday April 27, 2011 @04:36AM Chernobyl 25th Anniversary
Friday April 22, 2011 @09:55PM Mitigating Fukushima's Dangers, 42 Days In
Sunday April 17, 2011 @03:31AM MoD's Error Leaks Secrets of UK Nuclear Submarine
Thursday April 14, 2011 @01:00PM Taking Radioactive Contaminants From Water With Shells
Wednesday April 13, 2011 @04:21AM Japan Raises Nuclear Plant Crisis Severity To 7
Tuesday April 12, 2011 @05:49PM Fukushima: What Happened and What Needs To Be Done
Thursday April 07, 2011 @09:33PM Fukushima Radiation Levels High, But Leak Plugged
Friday April 01, 2011 @08:16PM Nuclear Risk Expert: Fukushima Fuel May Be Leaking
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @10:50PM Nuclear Crisis Stopped Time In Japan
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @06:37PM Things Get Worse at Fukushima
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @04:07AM Radioactive Water Found In Two Reactor Buildings
Friday March 25, 2011 @03:26AM Fukushima Radioactive Fallout Nears Chernobyl Levels
Friday March 25, 2011 @03:09AM Crowd-Sourced Radiation Maps In Asia and US
Monday March 21, 2011 @08:20AM A Handy Radiation Dose Chart From XKCD
Saturday March 19, 2011 @11:28AM 8.8 Earthquake Near Japanese Coast
Thursday March 17, 2011 @02:57PM Further Updates On Post-Tsumami Japan
Tuesday March 15, 2011 @07:19PM Robert X Cringely Predicts More Mininuke Plants
Monday March 14, 2011 @03:09PM Third Blast At Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Plant
Saturday March 12, 2011 @05:52PM Nuclear Emergency Declared At 2 Plants In Japan
Saturday February 26, 2011 @08:39PM Iran To 'Remove Fuel' From Bushehr Nuclear Plant
Saturday February 12, 2011 @08:00PM Sandia Helps Secure Kazakh Nuclear Material
Thursday January 20, 2011 @08:16PM Underwater Nuclear Power Plant Proposed In France
Saturday January 15, 2011 @08:18PM New York Times Reports US and Israel Behind Stuxnet
Sunday December 26, 2010 @09:46PM Did Stuxnet Take Out 1,000 Centrifuges At Natanz?
Friday December 17, 2010 @01:04AM A Finnish-Chinese Connection For Stuxnet?
Thursday December 09, 2010 @06:19PM Stuxnet Still Out of Control At Iran Nuclear Sites
Friday December 03, 2010 @09:15PM IAEA Forms Nuclear Fuel Bank
Tuesday November 16, 2010 @11:41PM Organs of UK Nuclear Workers Secretly Harvested; Energy Secretary Apologizes
Tuesday November 16, 2010 @07:50PM Stuxnet Was Designed To Subtly Interfere With Uranium Enrichment
Friday October 29, 2010 @03:15AM Launch Command Preserved In Power Failure, But Nuclear Designs Still Risky
Friday October 22, 2010 @10:14AM US Presidential Nuclear Codes 'Lost For Months'
Monday October 18, 2010 @09:29AM Five Times the US Almost Nuked Itself
Sunday October 10, 2010 @09:57PM Iran Acknowledges Espionage At Nuclear Facilities
Saturday September 18, 2010 @06:25AM US Couple Arrested For Transmitting Nuclear Secrets In Sting Operation
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @04:29PM Iran Opens Its First Nuclear Power Plant
Monday August 02, 2010 @11:36AM Chernobyl Area Survey Finds Lasting Problems For Wildlife
Friday July 30, 2010 @11:04AM Nuclear Energy Now More Expensive Than Solar
Tuesday July 20, 2010 @03:39PM The Rise of Small Nuclear Plants
Wednesday July 14, 2010 @12:41PM Nuclear Power Could See a Revival
Saturday July 10, 2010 @07:30AM NASA's Plutonium Supply Dwindling; ESA To Help
Saturday June 12, 2010 @06:05AM ITER Fusion Reactor Enters Existential Crisis
Wednesday May 19, 2010 @10:48AM Obama Sends Nuclear Experts To Tackle BP Oil Spill
Wednesday May 12, 2010 @02:26AM Oil Leak Could Be Stopped With a Nuke
Wednesday April 28, 2010 @02:36PM Obama To Decide On New Weapons
Friday April 23, 2010 @11:28PM Report Blames NRC For VT Yankee Leak
Wednesday April 07, 2010 @02:44PM Man-Made Atomic Clocks the Best In the Universe
Wednesday April 07, 2010 @01:11PM DoD Report On 32 "Nuclear Accidents"
Wednesday March 31, 2010 @05:52PM Bill Gates May Build Small Nuclear Reactor
Tuesday March 30, 2010 @01:55PM How Do You Land a Nuke-Powered Mini-Cooper On Mars?
Friday March 19, 2010 @06:56AM Nuclear Bunkers For Sale On eBay
Monday February 22, 2010 @07:12PM Lost Nazi Uranium Found In a Dutch Scrapyard
Wednesday February 17, 2010 @09:09AM US To Build Nuclear Power Plants
Wednesday November 11, 2009 @05:15AM 10% of US Energy Derived From Old Soviet Nukes
Friday October 09, 2009 @07:43AM Penny-Sized Nuclear Batteries Developed
Tuesday January 06, 2009 @11:07AM Distributed "Nuclear Batteries" the New Infrastructure Answer?
Sunday April 06, 2008 @08:36AM Former Crypto-Analyst Analyzes the Danger of Nuclear Weapon Stockpiles
Monday December 10, 2007 @08:56PM Former Anti-Nuclear Activist Does A 180
Wednesday March 28, 2007 @09:57AM The Coming Uranium Crisis
Thursday January 11, 2007 @08:46PM NMR Shows That Nuclear Storage Degrades
Saturday November 18, 2006 @11:04PM Should Google Go Nuclear?
Sunday November 05, 2006 @01:10PM Nuclear Tech Race Is On In Middle East