14 In Search of Water: An
Update on Yucca Mountain Studies
DOE researchers summarize the work they've done to how water moves through Yucca Mountain, Nevada, the proposed site for the long-term storage of high-level nuclear waste.
Russ Dyer, Abe Van Luik, Ron Linden and Rick Salness
Stewardship: Lessons from a Not-So-Remote Island
The United States set off three underground nuclear tests between 1965 and 1971 at Amchitka Island, which lies in one of the country's most seismically active regions.
John Eichelberger, Jeff Freymueller, Graham Hill and Matt Patrick
Yucca Mountain: Politics over Sound Science
Scientific evidence is not complete enough to decide on Yucca Mountain.
The Honorable Harry Reid
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