Nordion begins distribution of Cobalt-60 to medical facilities
Used in gamma irradiation to sterilize surgical gloves, syringes and COVID-19 test kits used by front-line medical professionals.
How Canadian technology could protect Space Force troops
Researchers from McMaster University are designing and building a novel radiation detector that will be tested in space.
Test finds Chornobyl radiation residue in Belarus milk
Contains 10 times higher levels of a radioactive isotope than food safety limits.
Crews investigate leak in underground nuclear waste dump
No airborne radiation was detected at Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, NM
Research shows butterflies mutated, ecology damaged by Fukushima leak
Mutations include dented eyes, stunted wings, but research says humans are safe.