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08.28.17
‘Safer’ thorium reactor trials could salvage nuclear power
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‘Safer’ thorium reactor trials could salvage nuclear power

Dutch researchers are kicking off the first thorium fission tests in 45 years.

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07.02.15
​Fukushima nuclear reactor will get mapped with subatomic particles
07.02.15

​Fukushima nuclear reactor will get mapped with subatomic particles

Scientists from Los Alamos National Lab have discovered how to look through and map just about any...

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05.14.12
UnEasyshare: Kodak's now-defunct, Rochester-based nuclear reactor
05.14.12

UnEasyshare: Kodak's now-defunct, Rochester-based nuclear reactor

Ready for this unsettling Kodak moment? It seems the one-time imaging powerhouse held a decades-lon...

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08.24.11
Fukushima technician gives behind-the-scenes look at the cleanup operation
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Fukushima technician gives behind-the-scenes look at the cleanup operation

New details about the robotics deployed to help clean up Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant have emer...

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04.18.11
iRobot Packbots enter Fukushima nuclear plant to gather data, take photos, save lives (video)
04.18.11

iRobot Packbots enter Fukushima nuclear plant to gather data, take photos, save lives (video)

iRobot recently deployed a pair of robots to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan, where i...

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02.14.11
Obama's 2012 budget includes push for 'mini-nuke' reactor development
02.14.11

Obama's 2012 budget includes push for 'mini-nuke' reactor development

The President revealed his 2012 budget proposal today, including $853 million for nuclear energy re...

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03.23.10
Toshiba and Bill Gates-backed TerraPower discussing small-scale nuclear reactors
03.23.10

Toshiba and Bill Gates-backed TerraPower discussing small-scale nuclear reactors

It would seem that Toshiba hasn't given up on its dream of producing a nuclear reactor for the home...

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