RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Nuclear Disasters

A collection of news and information related to Nuclear Disasters published by this site and its partners.

Top Nuclear Disasters Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Scientists find radioactive aircraft carrier off San Francisco coast

    HALF MOON BAY, Calif. In a ghostly reminder of the San Francisco Bay Area's nuclear heritage, scientists announced Thursday they have captured the first clear images of a radioactivity-polluted World War II aircraft carrier that rests on the ocean floor 30 miles off the coast of Half Moon Bay.
  • Report: Nuke dump radiation leak could have been prevented

    A radiation leak that forced the indefinite closure of the federal government's only underground nuclear waste repository could have been prevented, a team of investigators said Thursday. A combination of poor management, lapses in safety and a lack of...

    Mexico reports another theft of radioactive material

    Mexican authorities have issued an alert for five states over the theft of a container of hazardous radioactive material used for industrial inspection in the country's southeast. The container was reported stolen from a truck in the Gulf coast state...

    Correction: Japan-Nuclear-Flawed Cleanup story

    In a March 24 story about flawed projects at the Fukushima nuclear plant, The Associated Press reported that a 32 billion yen ($270 million) machine made by Areva SA to remove radioactive cesium from water at the Fukushima nuclear power plant lasted...

    1st robot into Fukushima reactor stalls, but gets some data

    The operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant said Monday that the first robot sent inside one of the melted reactors stalled before finishing its work but collected data that indicates a path exists to send robots deeper into the reactor. That's...