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Auditing Three Mile Island

By at March 16, 2011 | 10:30 am | 7 Comments

Auditing Three Mile Island

By anyone’s standards –- even the nuclear industry, 31 years is a long time; not only are the years since the nuclear core-melt down at Three Mile Island stacking up, so, is the money.

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Japan’s Race to Cool Nuclear Fuel Rods

By at March 14, 2011 | 4:09 pm | 0 Comment

Japan’s Race to Cool Nuclear Fuel Rods

In what can truly be described as an all out effort, scientists and engineers in Japan are in a mad-dash to cool down fuel rods at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. An effort that started a couple of days ago was further complicated by a second explosion on Monday destroying an outer building to what is known as unit 3. 11 people were injured in that blast.

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iPad 2 is on the Launching Pad

By at March 11, 2011 | 9:31 am | 5 Comments

iPad 2 is on the Launching Pad

Pennsylvania’s resident dean of all things Apple returns. Tom Owad sizes up the iPad 2 which goes on sale later today. Owad found that the new model will give users a better experience and some of the best features of iPad 1 are left intact

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