Nuclear

Trump 'Prepared' to Handle Responsibility of Launching Nukes

Trump 'Prepared' to Handle Responsibility of Launching Nukes

If and when the time comes, Donald Trump is prepared for the “tremendous responsibility” of pressing the nuclear button, the US president has said as Washington locks horns with a growing number of states.

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US Accuses Russia of Conducting Low-Yield Nuke Tests In Violation of Treaty

US Accuses Russia of Conducting Low-Yield Nuke Tests In Violation of Treaty

A new US intelligence assessment has concluded that Russia has likely been secretly conducting "very low-yield nuclear tests to upgrade its nuclear arsenal,"

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UN Arms Chief Warns That Nuclear War Is Closer Than Ever Since WW2

UN Arms Chief Warns That Nuclear War Is Closer Than Ever Since WW2

A United Nations arms official has declared nuclear war to be closer than it has ever been since World War II

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Fukushima: Japan Begins Removal of Nuclear Fuel From Damaged Reactor Site

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The operator of Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant has begun removing nuclear fuel from a building housing one of the reactors that melted down after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. But more critical removal of melted fuel from reactors themselves will be more challenging.

Radioactive Material Buried In Ice Is Expected to Leak As Glaciers Melt

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New research to be presented at the 2019 General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU), in Vienna, Austria, from April 7 to 12, reveals that radioactive fallout from nuclear meltdowns and weapon testing is being stored in glaciers and will be released into the environment through glacial melting as global temperatures increase.