Union of Concerned Scientists Acknowledges Importance of Nuclear Power in Carbon Emission Reduction

By Craig Piercy A political seismic shift occurred this week – and I am not talking about the mid-term election.  The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) released a report Thursday Continue Reading →

The Mother of Radiation: Marie Curie

By Kaitlyn Butler The start of Marie Curie’s story isn’t like most of the other scientists that  had made a name for themselves throughout history, mostly because she was a Continue Reading →

Nuclear Medicine Radiates Hope For Patients

By Emma Meyers As a fourth year nursing student working in Chicago area hospitals, I deal with nuclear medicine quite often. The term “nuclear medicine” can sound disconcerting, but when Continue Reading →

Nuclear Plant Construction Delay and Cost 3

by Will Davis The year 1971 saw a continuation of the general trend of rising capital costs for all types of power plants, described by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission Continue Reading →