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  • Fuel From Nuclear Power Plants
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    How Nuclear Power Works Nuclear power plants provide about 17 percent of the world's electricity. Some countries depend more on nuclear power for electricity than others. In France, for instance, about 75 percent of the electricity is generated from nuclear power, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency. In the United States, nuclear power supplies about 15 percent of the electricity overall, but some states get more power from nuclear plants than others. There are more than 400 nucl...
  • Its Use Of Depleted Uranium
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    I cannot help but give you a brief synopsis of the element uranium, for I am thoroughly outdone by the Discovery Channel's online resource web Their article on uranium is impeccable with the in depth research of a good research paper, but the coherence and simplicity that a sixth grader should have no problem understanding it. Articles and information from Discovery, military and defense, military enthusiasts, and corporation sites are presented relatively unedited to preserve the intended tones...
  • Several Types Of Atomic Bombs
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    In the early 1950's many above ground nuclear tests occurred exposing radiation to millions of children. Because of these happenings, the government had reason to believe that there will be an increased incidence of thyroid cancer to these children. The children got contaminated by many sources. One which was, I-131 contaminated the grass which was consumed by the cows. The cows then excreted the milk, which was fed to children where it was concentrated in the thyroid and caused cancer. They als...
  • Clinton Engineer Works At Oak Ridge
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    The Manhattan Project In 1939, the Nazis were rumored to be developing an atomic bomb. The United States initiated its own program under the Army Corps of Engineers in June 1942. America needed to build an atomic weapon before Germany or Japan did. General Leslie R. Groves, Deputy Chief of Construction of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, was appointed to direct this top-secret project. He established three large engineering and production centers at remote U.S. sites: the Clinton Engineer Works...
  • One U 235 Atom And The Neutrons
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    The information contained in this file is strictly for academic use alone. Outlaw Labs will bear no responsibility for any use otherwise. It would be wise to note that the personnel who design and construct these devices are skilled physicists and are more knowledgeable in these matters than any layperson can ever hope to be Should a layperson attempt to build a device such as this, chances are's / he would probably kill his / herself not by a nuclear detonation, but rather through radiation exp...

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