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Potential for mudslinging on a nuclear-scale

The agreement laying the foundation for the large-scale nuclear power plants (NPP) procurement and development programme of South Africa has resulted in strong reactions by anti-nuclear lobbyists and politicians alike – namely Helen Zille of the Democratic Alliance (DA). 536 more words


Illinois peeps, check out - Calls to Use a Proposed Nuclear Site, Now Deemed Safe

A report released Thursday concluded that Yucca Mountain, a proposed disposal spot for nuclear waste, had scaled the required multiple barriers to ensure long-term safety.. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1weEdoP


Former USC Professor Admits To Lying On Government Grant Application

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former University of Southern California professor has pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge of lying on a government research grant application. 121 more words


Landmark fracking study finds no water pollution

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The final report from a landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, found no evidence that chemicals or brine water from the gas drilling process moved upward to contaminate drinking water at a site in western Pennsylvania. 424 more words