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Iran’s Zarif not worried about pushback from hardliners on nuclear deal – Reuters


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Iran's Zarif not worried about pushback from hardliners on nuclear deal
Reuters
Iran and six world powers – the United States, France, Germany, Britain, Russia and China – struck an interim deal in November under which Tehran agreed to limit parts of its nuclear work in return for the easing of some sanctions imposed on Iran for
Iran Official Concerned for Nuclear Power PlantABC News
Report: Iran cuts nuclear weapons abilityYour Houston News
An undue frostiness greets Iran's nuclear springFinancial Times
Wall Street Journal -Gatestone Institute
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Posted on 16 April 2014 | 12:46 am

Album Stream: Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s – Sling Shot To Heaven – Paste Magazine (blog)


Paste Magazine (blog)

Album Stream: Margot & The Nuclear So and So's – Sling Shot To Heaven
Paste Magazine (blog)
Margot and the Nuclear So and So's have given their already authentic sound an analog touch with forthcoming album Sling Shot To Heaven. The album, which will be the band's fifth full-length, was recorded on two-inch tape and self-produced in the band
ALBUM STREAM: Margot & The Nuclear So and So's – 'Sling Shot To Heaven'Under the Gun Review

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 8:55 pm

Scotland’s Nuclear Dodge – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Scotland's Nuclear Dodge
Wall Street Journal
Proponents of Scottish independence have made the removal of nuclear-armed British submarines from Scotland's waters a centerpiece of their campaign ahead of a Sept. 18 referendum. In Edinburgh, antinuclear politics reign. Since the days of the Cold …
Nuclear Arms Removal From Scotland Needs Time, Hammond SaysBloomberg
Military Chiefs Warn Scotland over Evicting Nuclear WeaponsNewsweek
Alex Salmond's Trident plan 'would put UK nuclear deterrent in jeopardy'Telegraph.co.uk

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 8:11 pm

Nuclear Bomb Variant Completes Wind-Tunnel Test – National Journal


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Nuclear Bomb Variant Completes Wind-Tunnel Test
National Journal
A model of the forthcoming B-61-12 nuclear bomb awaits testing in a wind tunnel at the Arnold Engineering Development Center in Tennessee. The Energy Department on Monday announced that the "Mod 12" variant had successfully completed the full-scale …
B61-12 Life extension program undergoes first full-scale wind tunnel testYour Nuclear News (press release)

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 7:16 pm

The Biggest Threats to the U.S. Nuclear Missile Corps Are Boredom, Drugs, and … – Slate Magazine


Slate Magazine

The Biggest Threats to the U.S. Nuclear Missile Corps Are Boredom, Drugs, and
Slate Magazine
Every day 90 uniformed men and women in their mid-20s ride elevators 40 to 60 feet below remote fields in Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, and Nebraska in rote preparation for improbable nuclear Armageddon. They spend some of their …

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 5:11 pm

Coal Returns to German Utilities Replacing Lost Nuclear – Bloomberg


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Coal Returns to German Utilities Replacing Lost Nuclear
Bloomberg
What's a beleaguered utility to do when forced by the government to close its profitable nuclear power plants? It turns to lignite, a cheap, soft, muddy-brown colored form of sedimentary rock that spews more greenhouse gases than any other fossil fuel.
€2.2 billion owed to German nuclear utilitiesWorld Nuclear News
German Court Orders €2.2B Refund Over Nuclear Energy TaxLaw360 (subscription)

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 1:19 pm

After Ukraine, Countries That Border Russia Start Thinking About Nuclear … – Newsweek


Newsweek

After Ukraine, Countries That Border Russia Start Thinking About Nuclear
Newsweek
Now, after Russia's annexation of Crimea, not so much. Many states in Russia's neighborhood are giving new attention to nuclear protection. "Although there's a very small risk of Russia acting against Poland, that risk is much bigger now than it was

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Posted on 15 April 2014 | 10:34 am

If a nuclear bomb exploded in downtown Washington, what should you do? – The Week Magazine


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If a nuclear bomb exploded in downtown Washington, what should you do?
The Week Magazine
But since President Obama worries more about the threat of terrorists' improvised nuclear device going off in a major American city than anything Russia can throw at us, I was wondering if the government had deigned to share with us citizens any tips

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Posted on 14 April 2014 | 11:14 am

Japan’s Profound Ambivalence Over Nuclear Energy – TIME


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Japan's Profound Ambivalence Over Nuclear Energy
TIME
A few days after residents were first allowed to move back to the Fukushima village of Tamura, Miho Watanabe was finally able to lay on a cheery welcome. The co-manager of a government-built grocery store, she hung up flower displays and colorful
Japan bucks environmentalists and goes nuclear … againDaily Caller
Nuclear Energy Has a Future in JapanMotley Fool
Colorado robot to help fix Japan nuclear disaster9NEWS.com
ThinkProgress -POWER magazine
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Posted on 14 April 2014 | 5:23 am

Ambiguities of Japan’s Nuclear Policy – New York Times


Ambiguities of Japan's Nuclear Policy
New York Times
I was reminded of the contrast between Japan the Beautiful and Japan the Ambiguous late last month when, during the third Nuclear Security Summit in the Hague, the Japanese government announced that it would hand over to the United States more than …

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Posted on 13 April 2014 | 11:28 pm

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Climate Change Is Messing Up Your Golf Game. Or: Nuclear Power Is the Answer

The nuclear power industry received a springtime Christmas present this week. The world's authoritative climate science group Sunday threw its arms around nuclear energy, among others, as a future source for powering economies. The report, from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, emboldens proponents of nuclear energy, who tend to talk it up no matter what the issue is at hand. Take …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 3:50 pm

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation Adopts Advance Notice Bylaw

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation announces the adoption of an advanced notice bylaw . The Bylaw, as approved by the board of directors of the Corporation , includes, among other things, a provision that requires …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 12:30 pm

Areva says in line to build British nuclear waste plant

French nuclear power group Areva said on Tuesday it was part of a consortium retained for a major contract in Britain to handle radioactive metallic waste. The treatment of waste materials from nuclear power plants is a highly expensive and environmentally controversial issue. Areva, which did not divulge the value of the deal, said it would work with British companies Mace and Atkins in the …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 9:45 am

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation: Elevated Radioactivity Discovered at Swoosh Target by Western Athabasca Syndicate

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation is pleased to announce an update on its first-phase diamond drill program at the Preston Uranium Property in the southwest Athabasca Basin. The Western Athabasca Syndicate …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 7:01 am

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation: Appointment of Chief Executive Officer

Athabasca Nuclear Corporation is pleased to announce that it has appointed Ryan Kalt to the position of Chief Executive Officer effective April 14, 2014. Mr. Kalt has served as the Corporation's Chief …

Posted on 15 April 2014 | 2:00 am

Nuclear Arms Withdrawal From Scotland to Take Time, Hammond Says

The removal of Britain’s nuclear arsenal from Scotland if the country splits from the rest of the U.K. would be the focus of a “long and protracted negotiation,” according to Defence Secretary Philip Hammond.

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 11:29 pm

US Nuclear Power Plants Posted Strong Performance in 2013

WASHINGTON — U.S. nuclear energy facilities continued operating at high levels of safety and reliability in 2013, according to data monitored by the World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) and the …

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 3:52 pm

Nuclear export group debates ties with Israel: document

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) – The United States and three European allies want a global body controlling nuclear exports to consider whether to establish closer ties with non-members including Israel, despite its assumed atomic arsenal, a confidential document showed. The issue is sensitive as Israel is outside a 1970 international pact designed to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and …

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 12:43 pm

Iran official concerned for nuclear power plant

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's nuclear chief has raised concerns for the fate of the country's only running atomic power plant amid talks with the West about a final deal to curb Tehran's controversial nuclear program, a newspaper reported on Monday.

Posted on 14 April 2014 | 9:17 am

In post-Fukushima policy test, Japan town rallies for nuclear re-start

By Mari Saito SATSUMASENDAI, Japan (Reuters) – On the main road leading from the Sendai nuclear plant in southern Japan, a construction crew is laying down asphalt to widen the evacuation route in the event of a future disaster. It means they are edging closer to re-starting two nuclear reactors that have been an economic engine for nearly three decades in a remote coastal town that has few …

Posted on 13 April 2014 | 9:07 pm