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#Cancer is abnormal cells in the body that are growing out of control. Radiotherapy can be used to fight it, but in Africa, more than 50% of the countries don’t have a single radiotherapy machine.
Are you 14-18 years old? We want to hear your ideas about how you would use digital tech to educate people about the role of nuclear in combating climate change. You could win a trip to Moscow for a chance to present to experts.
How will @iterorg 's divertor — an 'exhaust pipe' for a fusion reactor — work in the future? That's one question experts explored at a recent IAEA meeting:
To avoid unnecessary delays and costs, experts recommend strong partnerships and finalized designs before starting construction on a #nuclear power plant. 🏗
On this Universal Health Coverage Day join us and share the message: radiotherapy and nuclear medicine can help save lives. Cancer patients everywhere should have access to the care they need. #HealthForAll
#WorldCancerDay : Radiotherapy has been essential to cancer treatment for over 100 years. Share if you think radiation therapy is worth supporting.
#Nuclear power reactors in operation around the 🌍 in 2019: 97 58 46 37 36 25 22 19 15 15 8 7 7 7 6 5 5 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 📊 #WorldEmojiDay
Happy birthday to Henri Becquerel, the physicist who accidentally made one of the most important scientific discoveries in history: radioactivity.