Новости по теме Radiation

Robot for off-road maneuvering. Photo © Dmitry Khegai
Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines

Students from Almaty have assembled a robot that can identify sources of radiation and harmful gases.

Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines
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Japan starts building underground ice wall at Fukushima

Japan on Monday started work on an underground ice wall at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, freezing the soil under broken reactors to slow the build-up of radioactive water, officials said.

Japan starts building underground ice wall at Fukushima
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Fukushima water decontamination system down

The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said Tuesday it had again suspended a trouble-plagued system used to clean radiation-tainted water.

Fukushima water decontamination system down
Dr. Rosa Abzalova. Photo a KTK screen shot
Preliminary findings: Kazakhstan's sleep syndrome not infectious

The team of Kazakhstani scientists working in Kalachi village on the mysterious sleep syndrome has published their preliminary statement.

Preliminary findings: Kazakhstan's sleep syndrome not infectious
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Satellites to probe Earth's strange shield

Europe next week will launch a trio of hi-tech satellites to explore something that may seem utterly mundane: Earth's magnetic field.

Satellites to probe Earth's strange shield
©Kyzylorda Oblast Emergency Situations Department
No excessive radiation at craft wrecks near Baikonur

Kazakhstan experts have checked the spacecraft wreckage near Baikonur Cosmodrome for excessive radiation background and found none.

No excessive radiation at craft wrecks near Baikonur
Japan's radiation monitoring unreliable: Greenpeace
Japan's radiation monitoring unreliable: Greenpeace

Government radiation monitoring in areas near Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is unreliable, Greenpeace charged on Tuesday, with heavily populated areas exposed to 13 times the legal limit.

Japan's radiation monitoring unreliable: Greenpeace
    5th International Academic and Research Conference in Kurchatov. Photo by Tengrinews.kz©
Experimental farm built at Semipalatinsk nuclear test site

Personnel of Kazakhstan’s National Nuclear Center built an experimental farm at the territory of Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.

Experimental farm built at Semipalatinsk nuclear test site
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Fukushima caused mutant butterflies: scientists

Genetic mutations have been found in three generations of butterflies from near Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, scientists said Tuesday, raising fears radiation could affect other species.

Fukushima caused mutant butterflies: scientists
Coal. Photo courtesy of tengrinews.kz
Kazakh coal mine checked for radiation over Kyrgyz scandal

No radiation was discovered at Kulandy coal mine of Zhambyl oblast.

Kazakh coal mine checked for radiation over Kyrgyz scandal
Measuring radiation background. ©REUTERS/Issei Kato
Radiation monitoring stations to appear in Kazakhstan by 2015

Autonomous radiation stations are planned to be installed in Kazakhstan by 2015.

Radiation monitoring stations to appear in Kazakhstan by 2015
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15 kg of unidentifeid radioactive material discovered in South Kazakhstan

Radiation background of the package is 57 times higher than the maximum permissible radiation level.

15 kg of unidentifeid radioactive material discovered in South Kazakhstan
Radiation dump discovered in Aktobe oblast

Excessive radiation background was discovered in Aktobe oblast.

Radiation dump discovered in Aktobe oblast