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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.


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.



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