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Naracoorte Caves, Half A Million Years Of Biodiversity And Climate History...

In 1857, guided by the flickering light of a candle deep in a cave at Naracoorte in South Australia, the Reverend Julian Tenison-Woods stumbled across thousands...

‘Little sunfish’ robot to swim in to Fukushima reactor

When a tsunami devastated parts of Japan's coastline in 2011, killing more than 18,000 people, it also hit the Fukushima nuclear power plant, triggering...

Acceptance Testing & Operational Scenarios overview

Acceptance testing (Factory, Site, Operational, etc.), are tests conducted to determine if the requirements of a specification or contract are fully met. Checking is...

Looking forward to photon-photon physics

The LHC normally collides protons into each other. If two protons travelling in opposite directions pass very close to one another within CMS or...

PMORPH robot starts unit 1 survey at Fukushima Daiichi plant in...

On 18 March, TEPCO inserted the PMORPH robot into unit 1 in the first of a series of four planned robot explorations of the basement...

Fukushima nuclear reactor radiation highest since 2011

Extremely high radiation levels have been recorded inside a damaged reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, almost six years after the plant suffered a...