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|just in news Nuclear reactor in N. Korea one of which is to be dismantled and or shut down||10/05/2007||1,144|
|The test of what may have been a nuclear bomb in North Korea has stirred up a political storm around the world. You can check out in Google Earth some of the locations in North Korea where they have been working on the technology.|
from jeffrey at Armscontrolwonk.com
|This is the Bhabha Atomic Reactor in Bombay. The Reactor Dome can clearly be seen. It produces nuclear energy and also belived to produce fissile material for India's nuclear bombs.||09/19/2005||790|
|The apparent nuclear test was conducted at 10:36 a.m. (1:36 a.m. GMT) in Hwaderi near Kilju city, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, citing defense officials.
-> The force of the blast was five to 15 kilotons.
-> The U.S. Geological Survey Web site recorded a light 4.2-magnitude earthquake in North Korea at 10:35 a.m., about 385 kilometers (240 miles) northeast of the North Korean...||10/11/2006||2,627|
|This facility and the surrounding nuclear industrial complex produces North Korea nuclear weapons. Six party talks designed to close this facility are ongoing.||08/02/2005||1,750|
|Oklo was natural nuclear reactor about 1.8 billion years ago in Gabon, West Africa.|
Thirteen nuclear reactors were discovered along a 200-metre uranium mine bed.
Through a quirk of nature, concentration of U-235 were high enough to permit nuclear fissions to occur.
Scientists think these natural reactors could have functioned intermittently for a million years. The average...
|Operation Orchard was an Israeli airstrike on a target in the Deir ez-Zor region of Syria in 2007. The Google Earth Arial shows the Syrian nuclear reactor before it was destroyed.|
read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Orchard
|This is the position of all the active and under construction nuclear power plants in the world, with the type of reactor, the output power electric net, the name of the reactor supplier.||08/26/2005||4,908|
|I was in the U.S. Army stationed in South Korea during 1968-1969.|
This Google Earth Hack identifies many locations in South Korea that I traversed:
The DMZ and various buildings and roads
Osan Air Force Base
Younsan, 8th Army HQ
Seoul Main Train Station
Site of 83rd Ordnance HQ
Site of 83rd Ord...
|Three Mile Island nuclear reactor site.
From the Wikipedia: Three Mile Island is the location of a nuclear power station which on March 28, 1979, suffered a partial core meltdown. The Three Mile Island Nuclear Generating Station sits on the island in the Susquehanna River in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, near Harrisburg, of area 3.29 sq. km (814 acres).
|High resolution ovelay Reactor 4 after nuclear accident (Cosmos photo 1986)||10/31/2005||7,199|
|HIFAR (High Flux Australian Reactor) was Australia's first nuclear reactor. It was built at the Australian Atomic Energy Commission (later ANSTO) Research Establishment at Lucas Heights.|
Based on the DIDO reactor at Harwell in the UK, it is cooled and moderated by heavy water, and the fuel is enriched uranium metal. There is also a graphite neutron reflector surrounding the core. It is u...