Some methods that people have suggested for preventing, or stopping, a hurricane--and why they might not work
Rossi--a lone Italian inventor with no real credentials and a history as a convicted scam artist--has convinced a small army of researchers that his box can harness a new type of nuclear reaction. What if they're right?
The gases help confirm it really was a nuclear test.
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How much destruction would a nuclear bomb cause if dropped on or near your hometown? Two online calculators do the math
A 14-year-old arrested for bringing homemade clock to school draws support from Obama, Zuckerberg, and more
Scientists cast doubt over the Pentagon's plan to build a new nuclear bunker buster
Cheery happy times
To pay for his education and support other enterprising students like him
As the Summer nears, reports surface of multiple security sweeps for radioactive material at Olympic sites
Sixty years ago today, the U.S. detonated the first hydrogen bomb. Here's how we got there. Plus, the atomic spaceship we're still waiting for.
Fires force lab to close, but officials say hazardous materials are secured
Energy officials argue for a new breed of reactors that run on recycled radioactive fuel
Edward Teller's life and work changed life itself.
A new response posture also dictates nukes will not be used against other non-nuclear states in the event of a biological or chemical attack
Congress will scramble to address the isotope paucity this week
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Or, why everyone is stocking up on iodine tablets
It's all about enrichment
Six Generation III+ reactors set for the U.S.