Moon-fuel miner hopes to start fusion power countdown
- Mining The Moon. Schmitt, Harrison H. // Popular Mechanics;Oct2004, Vol. 181 Issue 10, p56
This article presents information on the vast store of nonpolluting nuclear fuel, on the moon and its importance to earth's future. Apollo 17 astronaut Harrison Schmitt left the moon 32 years ago with 244 pounds of rocks and an abiding desire to see humankind continue its exploration of space....
- Biokinetics of nuclear fuel compounds and biological effects of nonuniform radiation Kosma, Veli-Matti; Rytomaa, Tapio; Lang, Sakari; Servomaa, Kristina // Environmental Health Perspectives;Oct1995, Vol. 103 Issue 10, p920
No abstract available.
- EIA projects nuclear growth through 2015. Chambers, Ann // Power Engineering;Jan97, Vol. 101 Issue 1, p12
Focuses on the US Energy Information Administration's (EIA) `Nuclear Power Generation and Fuel Cycle Report 1996' report on trends in worldwide electricity generation. Total power generated in 1995; Projected worldwide growth for nuclear power; Scheduled expiration of operating licenses.
- Bartering power for fuel. // Modern Power Systems;Nov95, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p9
No abstract available.
- Iran's Nuclear Threat? // Junior Scholastic;2/20/2006, Vol. 108 Issue 13, p4
The article reports on the decision of Iran to restart the production of nuclear fuel, which it claims will be used for peaceful purposes.
- Dounreay decision puts heat on Sellafield reprocessing. // Professional Engineering;06/10/98, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p5
Reports that the government of Great Britain decided to halt reprocessing of nuclear fuel at Dounreay in Scotland. Reason why the reprocessing was halted; Information on the nuclear plant; Details on a safety audit conducted at the plant.
- Dounreay deal. // New Scientist;10/19/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1791, p15
Reports that the first shipment of nuclear fuel from Germany will be delivered to Scotland by November 1991. Impact on Britain's fast reactor program; Terms of the deal between AEA Technology and SBK.
- Which fissile fingerprint? Hibbs, Mark // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;May/Jun1995, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p10
Discusses the theory that fissile material bear a tell-tale signature that reveals its source because no two nuclear processing facilities are exactly alike. Difficulty of pinpointing the source of smuggled fissile material in the Czech Republic; Different and contradictory theories regarding...
- Iraqi uranium. // New Scientist;6/8/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1772, p19
Announces that investigators from the International Atomic Energy Agency have taken custody of most of the known stocks of nuclear fuel in Iraq. Where the team stored the uranium.