TITLE

AEC

PUB. DATE
January 1959
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan1959, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information regarding the nuclear weapon tests detection in the U.S. Some of the results of the underground nuclear explosions, which have been special feature to the Nevada tests as their main purpose of weapons development, have applied to the Atomic Energy Commission's (AEC) effort to find peaceful uses for atomic explosions. AEC is making an aerial survey of major production and reactor sites to learn more about low-level radiation as it affects the environment, and to learn about the changes in radiation levels which resulted from the testing program, reactor operations, and reactor accidents.
ACCESSION #
21386388

 

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