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Nuclear Weapons Site Alarms Shut Off, Scientists Inhale Uranium
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Nuclear Weapons Site Alarms Shut Off, Scientists Inhale Uranium

Most scientists were not told of risks for months after 2014 incident; investigation shows more mishaps at Nevada and New Mexico nuclear sites

June 27, 2017 — Patrick Malone, Peter Cary, R. Jeffrey Smith and The Center for Public Integrity

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Giant Model Mimics Damaged Dam Spillway

When the Oroville Dam spillway cracked and failed after a wet California winter, a team of scientists created a one fiftieth–scale model of the damaged concrete and eroded hillside to help guide the reconstruction.

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Better Memory Begets Boredom

60-Second Science - June 23, 2017 - By Karen Hopkin02:27

DNA Points to Multiple Migrations into the Americas

60-Second Science - June 22, 2017 - By Emily Schwing02:08

Keep Rolling Luggage Upright with Physics

60-Second Science - June 21, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:02

Wolves Need More Room to Roam

60-Second Science - June 20, 2017 - By Emily Schwing01:46

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