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How Y-12 in Oak Ridge helped Apollo 11…

Y-12 had a role in man’s first landing on the moon. They fabricated the “moon boxes” — lunar sample return containers — for the Apollo Program. Fifty years ago, the…

Learn more about the history of DOE weapons…

Workers Exposed to Radiation During Arms Race Seek Cancer Care, Compensation Doug Provaw, a 94-year-old who lives in Ames, Iowa, remembers receiving a chemistry set in the mail when he…

Newsletter Edition 33 Volume 10

In this edition:

Ask The Doctor: What is Skin Cancer? SEC Expansion Updates News from the Advisory Boards 2019 Cold War Patriots Events U.S. DOL Rule Changes Cold War…

Can We Arm the Nation Without Harming Our…

Part 3 of NCR's look at the toxic legacy of one Cold War-era nuclear weapons plant By: Claire Schaeffer-Duffy Editor’s note: As the government invests in the modernization of the U.S.…

Federal Workers Struggle for Years to Prove they…

Part 2 of NCR's look at the toxic legacy of one nuclear weapons plant By: Claire Schaeffer-Duffy Editor's note: As the government invests in the modernization of the U.S. nuclear arsenal,…

Government Workers Were Kept in the Dark About…

As US modernizes its nuclear weapons, NCR looks at the legacy of one Cold War-era plant By: Claire Schaeffer-Duffy Editor's note: As the government invests in the modernization of the U.S.…