Nevada Program Tests Flying Drones to Sniff Out RadiationIf there's ever a radiological catastrophe in the U.S. like the 2011 Fukushima disaster in Japan, the stewards of the former national nuclear weapons proving ground in Nevada expect to be ready to deploy remote-controlled drones to check for contamination.
New Mexico: 500 Barrels Of Questionable Nuclear WasteMore than 500 barrels of waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory were packed with the kitty litter linked to a radiation release at the government's underground nuclear waste dump.
2nd Radiation Release Indicated At New Mexico Site Monitoring station detected increase in radiation on March 11th.
13 Workers Were Exposed To Radiation At New Mexico PlantBiological samples show employees at the nation's underground nuclear waste dump were exposed during a radiation leak.
Leak Confirmed At Nuclear Waste Dump In New Mexico Federal officials Thursday confirmed a leak of nuclear waste at a southeastern New Mexico repository, but it could be weeks before workers can safely access the underground dump to determine what happened.
DOE: Crews Monitors Nuclear Site For Radiation The U.S. Department of Energy stressed Sunday that no surface contamination has been found after airborne radiation was detected underground at a southeastern New Mexico site where the government stores low-grade nuclear waste.
New Mexico Nuclear Repository Monitored For RadiationOfficials say testing shows no danger to people or the environment.
Is Nuclear Material Headed For Nevada?A plan to ship bomb-usable nuclear material to Nevada is raising questions.
Hospital Holds Radiation Response DrillA hospital in northwest Las Vegas is hosting a decontamination drill simulating the release of radiation due to a criminal act.
Radiation Risk from Japan?Scientists say there is no health risk to Vegas Valley residents from a Japanese nuclear power plant.
No Risk from Japan RadiationNevadans are not in danger from Japan's damaged nuclear reactors.