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Energy Dept. drilling deep test borehole for nuclear waste dump

Energy Dept. drilling deep test borehole for nuclear waste dump

Over 40 years ago, scientists suggested the idea of disposing of nuclear weapons production waste in holes drilled miles into granite The U.S. Department of Energy has selected a Battelle Memorial Institute-led team to drill a test borehole of over 16,000 feet into a crystalline basement rock formation near Rugby, North Dakota. One of the […]

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