The nuclear arms race displaced 167 Marshallese as refugees in their own country, and today the fallout still persists.
People are freaking out about cell phone radiation, and companies are thriving because of it.
Astronauts eat irradiated beef. Why shouldn’t the rest of us?
Many animals and plants still contain so much radioactivity they are unsafe for human consumption.
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Kepler-438b is one of the most Earth-like exoplanets, but it's victim to coronal mass ejections.
In his 20s, US geneticist William Jack Schull joined a study to examine the effects of radiation on atomic bomb survivors. Now 93, he wants to share his experiences with the world.
It's been collecting data on the Earth since 1997 and has been put to all kinds of other uses ever since.
The Department of Energy says an organic brand of kitty litter caused an accident at a nuclear waste facility in New Mexico last year.