News file for: International Atomic Energy Agency
Mr. Yukiya Amano has been reappointed to a second term as Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Nuclear power generation in India increased by 23 percent over the previous year, said the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, R. K. Sinha.
On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake occurred off the Pacific coast of Tohoku in Japan. One year later, Japan rebuilds its towns, schools, fisheries, and… hearts.
Physicists at the University of New South Wales have observed a new kind of interaction that can arise between electrons in a single-atom silicon transistor.
The International Atomic Energy Agency may establish a permanent office in Fukushima, Japan, the site of the March 11, 2011 nuclear disaster involving the TEPCO Dai-Ichi nuclear plant.
India’s nuclear power generation surged by 40 percent in 2011, said the Atomic Energy Commission chairman, S. Banerjee.
A minor radiation leak has been reported in India at the Kakrapar Atomic Station in Gujarat. Four workers were carrying out painting work when a fuel discharge operation was mistakenly initiated.
Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan has issued a statement that Japan should wean itself from nuclear energy dependence.
A startling disclosure in the July-Aug 2011 issue of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists reveals that Pakistan has the world’s fastest growing nuclear stockpile.
Japan’s nuclear crisis has raised many questions about the health implications of exposure to ionizing radiation. In this article, we discuss the current safety of food and water in Japan.