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  • MARSHIELD - Manufacturer of x-ray and radiation protection and shielding including lead aprons, blankets and curtains; lead-lined shields and barriers, lead-lined doors and frames, lead-lined storage and decay cabinets, lead glass, lead acrylic / plastic, Clear Pb, lead vinyl and lead-lined furniture
  • The Atomic Archive - explores the complex history surrounding the invention of the atomic bomb. Follow a timeline that takes you down the path of our nuclear past to the present. Read biographies of A-bomb father Robert Oppenheimer and Enrico Fermi's dispassionate account of the Trinity Test. Examine maps of the damage to Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and summaries of arms-control treaties. You'll also find an excellent gallery of photographs and historical footage
  • NRC - Radioactive Waste
  • Environmental Issues - Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Waste - What is nuclear energy, and why is it so controversial? Learn about the environmental and political issues surrounding nuclear energy, and what’s being done to address the problems of nuclear waste transport and nuclear waste storage
  • Gulf of the Farallones Disposal Issues - Studies about disposal of radioactive waste and dredged material in the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, offshore of San Francisco, California
  • Nuclear Guide - Nuclear Guide provides latest Nuclear World News from the most comprehensive global news network on the internet
  • World Nuclear Association - The World Nuclear Association is the global industrial organization that seeks to promote the peaceful worldwide use of nuclear power as a sustainable energy resource for the coming centuries
  • American Nuclear Society - A fresh resource of nuclear science and technology, including: nuclear energy, nuclear medicine, food irradiation, and nuclear techniques used in manufacturing and processing industries
  • Nuclear Energy Institute - The Nuclear Energy Institute is the Washington D.C. policy making organization for the nuclear energy industry. Its members include domestic and international power operating companies as well as schools and individuals
  • Radiation and Public Health - Effects of Radiation on Public Health, including strontium 90 Teeth Project, the Tooth Fairy Project, and discussion of Breast and Prostate Cancer , Low Birth Weights, Infant Mortality Rates