Tagged With Radioactivity

This simulator shows what a nuclear explosion would do to your town — and it just got a scary (yet helpful) new feature


A new Russian video may show a 'doomsday machine' able to trigger 300-foot tsunamis — but nuclear weapons experts question why you'd ever build one


A nuclear explosion in the US is a real possibility. Here are the scripts government officials might use if it ever happens.



People are stockpiling special pills to guard against radioactive fallout -- but here's what you actually need in a nuclear survival kit


Astronomers detected 100 Earths' worth of gold being forged in space -- here's how much it's worth


Astronomers just proved the incredible origin of nearly all gold, platinum and silver in the universe



NASA could run out of nuclear fuel for deep-space missions within a decade


This nuclear explosion simulator shows where radioactive fallout would go using today's weather


A forgotten war technology could safely power Earth for millions of years. Here's why we aren't using it


California's dam crisis highlights the surprisingly deadly history of hydroelectric power


Even your avocados are radioactive


A massive sinkhole dumped 215 million gallons of radioactive water into Florida's water supply



Here's how disturbingly easy it is to get materials for a dirty bomb in the US


The Ukrainian government wants to turn the radioactive wasteland of Chernobyl into an energy farm


Government-funded research teams had insane plans to build artificial hearts fuelled by radioactive decay


11 eerie images of radioactive ruins from the Cold War's 'secret cities'



Radioactive boars are taking over this nuclear wasteland -- and that's just the start of the problem


These personal effects of 'the mother of modern physics'will be radioactive for another 1500 years


A government task force once had a plan to protect future humans from radioactive waste with genetically engineered cats