National Nuclear Security Administration

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Nation’s Bloated Nuclear Spending Comes Under Fire

At Los Alamos National Laboratory, a seven-year, $213 million upgrade to the security system that protects the lab’s most sensitive nuclear bomb-making facilities doesn’t work.

09/13/2013

Radiation tests are being conducted by helicopter above the Washington D.C. area. (Photo by Athit Perawongmetha/Getty Images)

Nuclear Security Helicopters Testing Radiation Levels Above DC Area

Helicopters have been conducting radiation tests above portions of the Washington, D.C., area using remote gamma radiation sensing technology.

01/05/2013

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