Slashdot Items Tagged "nuclear"

Date / Time Story
Friday December 09, 2016 @08:23PM 'Star In a Jar' Fusion Reactor Works, Promises Infinite Energy
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:53PM Scientists Turn Nuclear Waste Into Diamond Batteries
Monday November 28, 2016 @05:32PM Japan Fukushima Nuclear Plant 'Clean-Up Costs Double,' Approaching $200 Billion
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:23AM Nuclear Plants Leak Critical Alerts In Unencrypted Pager Messages
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @08:36PM Russia Unveils 'Satan 2' Missile Powerful Enough To 'Wipe Out UK, France Or Texas'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:30PM First New US Nuclear Reactor In 20 Years Goes Live
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @03:45PM US Military Is Looking At Blockchain Technology To Secure Nuclear Weapons
Friday September 09, 2016 @01:23AM North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test -- The Largest One Yet
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @09:10AM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:40PM How a 1967 Solar Storm Nearly Led To Nuclear War
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @09:18PM China To UK: 'Golden' Ties At Crucial Juncture Over Nuclear Delay
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:22PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:24PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:41AM Russia Is Building a Nuclear Space Bomber
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @03:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Saturday June 18, 2016 @02:25AM Watts Bar Unit 2 Is The First New US Nuclear Reactor In Decades
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @06:33PM North Korea Restarts Plutonium Production For Nuclear Bombs
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:16PM There's a Stuxnet Copycat, and We Have No Idea Where It Came From
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:54PM US Military Uses 8-Inch Floppy Disks To Coordinate Nuclear Force Operations
Saturday May 21, 2016 @11:26AM Scientists Say Nuclear Fuel Pools Pose Safety, Health Risks
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @09:51AM Obama To Become First US President To Visit Hiroshima Since 1945 Nuclear Attack
Friday May 06, 2016 @03:32PM AG Scores Victory In Bid To Shut Down Indian Point
Monday May 02, 2016 @07:13PM Novel Model Illustrates The Finer Details Of Nuclear Fission
Thursday April 28, 2016 @03:16PM All Belgians To Be Given Iodine Pills In Case Of Nuclear Accident
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @12:26PM German Nuclear Plant Infected With Computer Virus
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:13PM CERN Releases 300TB of Large Hadron Collider Data Into Open Access
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:31PM Photos Show The Lingering Radioactivity At Chernobyl And Fukushima
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:14PM Up To 35,000 Gallons of Nuclear Waste Leak At Washington State Storage Site
Thursday April 14, 2016 @10:40PM Feds: TVA Executive Traded Nuclear Information For Cash In Chinese Espionage Case
Saturday March 26, 2016 @01:03PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Support Nuclear Energy?
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:24AM Area Around Chernobyl Plant To Become a Nuclear Dump
Thursday March 24, 2016 @04:20PM Brussels Bombers Filmed Nuclear Researchers, Hoped To Build A "Dirty Bomb," Expert Says
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @06:53PM D.C. Regulators Approve Exelon's $7 Billion Takeover Of Pepco
Friday March 18, 2016 @08:58AM NASA's Journey To Mars May Use Nuclear Rockets
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:27PM N. Korea Launches Ballistic Missile
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @03:45AM 16 US Ships That Aided In Operation Tomodachi Still Contaminated With Radiation
Sunday March 13, 2016 @09:17PM US Says North Korean Submarine Missing
Friday March 11, 2016 @04:56PM Surprise Nuclear Strike? Here's How We'll Figure Out Who Did It
Friday March 11, 2016 @02:13PM Fukushima Cleanup, 5 Years On
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @10:15AM 2015's Electricity Retirements: 80 Percent Coal Plants
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @06:21PM France's Oldest Nuclear Plant To Close This Year
Monday March 07, 2016 @02:17PM 32,000 Workers At Fukushima No. 1 Got High Radiation Dose, Tepco Data Show
Sunday March 06, 2016 @12:34PM Scuba Diver Survives Being Sucked Into Nuclear Plant
Friday March 04, 2016 @02:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Friday March 04, 2016 @11:27AM Kim To N. Korean Military: Be Ready To Use Nuclear Weapons At Any Time
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:32PM Aging Indian Point Reactor Shut Down By Bird Droppings
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @06:55PM Renewable Energy Shows Strong Gain In U.S.
Saturday February 27, 2016 @06:55AM NYC's Nuclear Power Plant Leaking 'Uncontrollable Radioactive Flow' Into River
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @12:41AM Global Wind Power Capacity Tops Nuclear Energy For First Time
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:17AM Radioactive Material Stolen In Iraq Raises Security Fears
Sunday February 14, 2016 @10:59AM UK Scientists Designing Cement To Safely Store Nuclear Waste For 100,000 Years
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
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 @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
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
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