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Radioactive

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Radioactive watch really isn't

But it does use atomic warning signs to tell time

By Nov. 24, 2006

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ICFF Field Report: Radioactive Adirondack chairs from outer space

They look like vintage furniture...until they start to glow.

By May. 21, 2007

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Peer into the heart of an exploding star

For the first time, we have telescopes strong enough to see the radioactivity at the heart of the supernova known as Cas A. What scientists have seen there helps unravel the mystery of how a star dies.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Google Doodle kitty honors physicist Erwin Schrodinger

Famed for his theoretical experiment in which a cooped-up cat neither lives nor dies, the physicist would have been 126 years old today.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Scientists take big step on path to fusion energy

Clean electrical power from a fusion reactor remains a distant goal, but it's one step closer following a test in which fusion energy output exceeded the energy pumped into a fuel pellet.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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More bad news from Fukushima as reactor leaks continue

Is another nuclear emergency in the offing? Japanese officials express concern about the plant operator's ability to control the situation after a new leak is discovered.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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Battle of the (broad)bands: Online music's Grammy picks

Online music services mine data to figure out the music you like. So who did they predict as Grammy winners? And which service came out on top?

By Jan. 26, 2014