February 2020

Radioactive Waste 755 - General Accounting Office Report Finds Cleanup Problems At Hanford - Part 1 of 2 Parts

Part 1 of 2 Parts
       I have often blogged about the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in south central Washington State. It is one of the most radioactively contaminated sites in the whole world as a result of the use of the site for decades for the development of U.S. nuclear weapons. Government auditors issued a report last Thursday about the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.

DARPA Space Programs Funding Reduced In 2021 Budget Request

     The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is a federal agency that does futuristic research for the government. They are active across a wide range of sciences and technologies. They are not a U.S. space agency, but they do have a space projects umbrella called PE 0603287E. The budget for 2021 was one hundred and ninety million dollars.