The U.S. government insists it has the technology to safely ship nuclear waste by truck and train across the country despite concerns from watchdogs.
U.S. uranium mining companies and nuclear power plant operators are hoping for a bailout in the name of national security.
Arctic hospital staff did not know that military test victims were irradiated.
Radiation levels in the Russian city of Severodvinsk rose by up to 16 times on Aug. 8 after an accident that authorities said involved a rocket test on a sea platform, Russia's state weather agency said on Tuesday, the TASS news agency reported.
The government wants to build a nuclear test reactor as part of an effort to revamp the nation's fading nuclear power industry.
Russia is planning to dispatch the vessel, its first floating nuclear power station, on a 4,000-mile journey along the Northern Sea Route, in a milestone for the country's growing use of nuclear power in its plans for Arctic expansion.
On the most populated Ohio River island, this beekeeper found a way to better himself and his community
"Beekeeping has been something I've done for all my life. It's one of those things that gets in your blood and once it's in your blood, it's hard to shake it."
How powerful institutions are criminalizing populations by locking people up and deeming them undeserving of clean air, water and healthy housing.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.