A small number of cancer cases would result from scanning hundreds of millions of passengers a year. For some, that's a health issue
A U.S. Department of Energy panel warns of the environmental and public health toll of current gas drilling practices.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency finds fracking compounds in environmental monitoring wells
Experts say the dose from the backscatter is negligible when compared with naturally occurring background radiation, but a linear model shows even such trivial amounts increase the number of cancer cases...
The federal agency will issue fracking wastewater rules to strengthen state-level standards
New testing methods could prove the FBI’s case against Bruce Ivins--or lead to other suspects
Major power outages have more than doubled in the last decade
The health impacts of the aftermath of natural gas production remain largely unexplored
Three former members of the NRC's Office of the Inspector General charge that the independent watchdog no longer challenges the industry
Problems with emergency equipment and disaster procedures are far more pervasive than publicly described