All articles by JP Casey

JP Casey is the editor of Future Power Technology, Offshore Technology Focus and MINE Magazine. Their topics of interest include covering human rights violations in energy, considering the balance of people and profits across the industry, and writing lists in threes.

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Cheap and effective material detects illegal nuclear radiation

Researchers from Northwestern University and the Argonne National Laboratory have developed a high-performance material to be used in devices that detect gamma rays, which could provide an efficient and cost-effective means to detect nuclear radiation.

AI could lead to nuclear instability

American thinktank the RAND Corporation has published a paper which suggests that artificial intelligence (AI) could encourage humans to take significant risks in regards to managing nuclear security, and could disrupt the basis of nuclear deterrence by 2040.