Tags » Nuclear Fission

Nuclear Flushin'

On a long-ago Saturday morning, musing over a cup of tea, I came to a mind-altering realization.  My entire family, except for me, was in the bathroom. 822 more words

Funny, Eh?

Nuclear Fission

P2 6.2

I think from our last tutoring session we established this is an area in which a few of you need some extra help, so here it is. 568 more words

GCSE Physics

Chernobyl x 4

A newly unearthed secret report commissioned during the Cold War has brought to light the devastating effects of Russian nuclear testing.

During the 1950s, one detonation in Kazakhstan resulted in four times the number of cases of acute radiation sickness than those from the Chernobyl disaster. 124 more words



Australian Map of Nuclear and Uranium Sites

Trying to embed the map into this blog post has been a small saga unfolding over the last two days, and it looks like it cannot as yet be done. 16 more words


Radiation Levels Not “Soaring” At Fukushima Daiichi | ANS Nuclear Cafe

First, if it seems to be trying to catch your attention by sensationalizing and instilling fear, be skeptical. I’m astounded how many fake news stories I’ve seen about things getting worse at Fukushima. 54 more words

The Shadow from the Steeple is Released

 The Haunter of the Dark by Gianmac (www.deivantart.com)

Toward the end of H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Haunter of the Dark,” it is casually mentioned that a Doctor Dexter threw the strange box and Shining Trapezohedron into the deepest channel of Narragansett Bay. 1,384 more words

H.P. Lovecraft

German Nuclear Fusion Reactor Passes Major Test

In December of 2015, the Institute for Plasma Physics in Germany successfully activated one of the worlds largest nuclear fusion reactors, the Wendelstein 7-X (W 7-X) Stellerator, for the first time. 842 more words