The Nuclear Museum is Open to the Public

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is open to the public. For more information about the museum's re-opening to the public, please click here.

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Nuclear Waste Transportation

Nuclear waste and its related issues are often hot items in our news. Radioactive waste occurs at all stages of the nuclear fuel cycle, whether it is from producing electricity or from nuclear medicine applications. Dealing safely with radioactive waste is critical to the environment as well our own safety. Visitors will learn how waste is characterized, treated, handled, transported and stored, as well as options for recycling and reprocessing.