A day in the life of the nuclear community

The November issue of Nuclear News is focused on the individuals who make up our nuclear community.We invited a small group of those individuals to tell us about their day-to-day work in some of the many occupations and applications of nuclear science and technology,...

Why I’ll be getting a COVID-19 vaccine

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the American Nuclear Society.I should state up front that I am not an expert in matters of dealing with communicable diseases,...

2021 WM Symposia conference to go virtual

Citing ongoing developments with COVID-19, Waste Management Symposia has announced that it has decided to make its 2021 Waste Management Conference a virtual event. WM Symposia has been holding its annual conference for the management of radioactive waste, nuclear...

Savannah River's Ford Building comes down

Demolition of the Ford Building at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina has been completed, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) announced on November 18. The large metal storage building formerly contained mechanical systems used during the Cold War to...