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Experts from 10 African countries learned how to write regulations to support the security of #nuclear or other radioactive material and facilities.
Have you ever been to a #nuclear power plant?
The Czech Republic’s Temelín Nuclear Power Plant invites you to take a virtual tour of the site:
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🍋 🥓 What is in your food? 🌭
🍟 Nuclear science can tell you! 🥑
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In this upcoming IAEA webinar, learn about methods to prevent and mitigate indoor #radon and natural radionuclides in building materials.
Get a 360° view of what it’s like 450 meters deep inside Finnish bedrock where spent nuclear fuel is planned to be stored for the next 100,000 years. v @euronews
When you buy one of the world’s most rare coffees, you want to know it’s the real thing. #Nuclear research reactors can help ensure that.
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IAEA and @UNEP recently launched safety guides to protect people and the environment from harmful effects of radiation.
People usually link radioactive waste with #nuclear power, but every country generates it. It can come from hospitals, aircraft, construction work... and it needs to be managed safely.
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Food has radioactive nuclides in it. While it’s generally very low levels and safe to eat, experts still want to make sure there is a standard when measuring & determining acceptable levels.
Barley is a grain widely used in bread, animal feed and health foods. #Kuwaiti scientists are using safe doses of radiation to improve barley plants for local food production and exports.

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Happy birthday, Marie Skłodowska-Curie.
You continue to inspire us!
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Happy #WomenInScience Day! 👩🏻‍🔬 👩🏿‍🔬
Marie Curie is a great example of why we must invest in women and girls in science.
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#WorldCancerDay : Radiotherapy has been essential to cancer treatment for over 100 years. Share if you think radiation therapy is worth supporting.
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Marie Curie discovered not one but two elements on the periodic table: radium and polonium. #IYPT2019
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Happy birthday to Henri Becquerel, the physicist who accidentally made one of the most important scientific discoveries in history: radioactivity.
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We’ve got 60 seconds to tell you some facts about Marie Curie.
You’ve got 280 characters to tell us some more. 👩🏻‍🔬
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🍓 Radiation destroys disease-carrying bacteria & reduces the chances of food-borne illnesses, all while keeping the same taste, texture, and look. It also doesn’t leave any sort of #radiation residues.
#IAEA Director General confirms #Iran took all steps to start the implementation of #JCPOA
“This cannot be possible” is what physicist Francis Perrin thought to himself when he first encountered #Oklo, the Earth’s 2-billion-year-old only known natural #nuclear reactor. Read on:
Total(1) => 0.085579872131348 f_f_QM(2) => 0.081963062286377 indS(2) => 0.046226024627686 indM(2) => 0.034225225448608 indM_1(2) => 0.0027670860290527 indM_2(2) => 0.00075888633728027 indM_4(2) => 0.0026531219482422 indM_5(2) => 0.0047440528869629 indM_6(2) => 0.0017759799957275 indM_7(2) => 0.0033359527587891 indM_8(2) => 0.0012519359588623 indM_9(2) => 0.0088059902191162 indM_10(2) => 0.0077981948852539 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.0025348663330078 f_f_dT(20) => 0.0023844242095947