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October 28, 2020

Radon

Radon is a naturally-occurring radioactive gas that results from the normal decay of uranium in rocks and soil. Like many gases, it is invisible; it is […]
October 10, 2020

NUCLEAR SAFETY CULTURE – PART II

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has outlined some specific traits of nuclear safety culture. A trait, in this case, is a pattern of thinking, feeling, and […]
October 10, 2020

NUCLEAR SAFETY CULTURE – PART I

Besides certain situations that are usually referred to as the ‘Acts of God’, any complications faced in nuclear power plants sometimes comes from human error. However […]
October 10, 2020

NUCLEAR MEDICINE – HIGHLIGHT OF SOME SALIENT FACTS

What is nuclear medicine? Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers (radiopharmaceuticals) to assess bodily functions and to diagnose and treat disease. Specially designed […]