Californium Could Revolutionize the Way We Store Radioactive Waste

Californium Could Revolutionize the Way We Store Radioactive Waste

If new research is correct, the element californium could revolutionize the way in which we store radioactive waste and discard radioactive fuel.  The study, which was published in Nature Chemistry, discovered that californium bonds extremely well with and can even separate materials, all the while having a very high resistance to damage from radiation, meaning it […]