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Nuclear technology continues to make the world a better place – through reliable base-load electricity, reduced greenhouse and other toxic gas emissions, radiation therapy, and many other applications.

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DID YOU KNOW?

Nuclear technology works for you every day.

  • It protects you from fires thanks to smoke detectors
  • It sterilizes contact lenses solution to keep your eyes healthy
  • It keeps cars safe by toughening tires and gauging engine wear
  • It keeps food from sticking to pots and pans
  • It keeps exit signs and runway lights glowing
  • It screens airline baggage and passengers
  • It helps narrow down a list of missing persons

and much, much more.

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