nuclear science

Austrian scientist prepares for entry into force of UN nuclear ban treaty

Scientists are being trained by a UN-backed organization in methods to monitor whether or not a nuclear explosion has taken place.

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News in Brief 2 May 2017 (PM)

Nuclear science and technology playing “significant role” in development

Expanding membership of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) shows a “growing appreciation of the immense value” of nuclear science and technology.

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Fighting obesity and micronutrient deficiency with nuclear science

Nuclear science is helping Latin American and Caribbean countries to combat what one expert calls “the double burden” of malnutrition and obesity.

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Women urged to consider career in nuclear industry

Although the nuclear energy sector is growing, the number of women working in it remains low, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

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World must work to harness great potential of nuclear science

One of the world’s youngest nuclear scientists says the field has unlimited possibilities to improve people’s everyday lives.

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Better cattle breeding through nuclear science

Cattle breeders around the world have been trained in a process which can detect if artificial insemination has worked at an early stage.

The procedure has proved to be a good way to get better quality and healthier livestock.

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