Category: Homeland Security News

Nuclear WasteNew Treatment Technology Could Reduce Nuclear Waste Burden Published 12 October 2021 Researchers have developed a novel treatment technology that may help to significantly reduce the burden of nuclear waste. This breakthrough could therefore significantly speed up disposal of such material and reduce the overall cost of dealing with our legacy waste. Researchers at the

EvacuationDisasters: To Flee or Not to Flee By Sonia Fernandez Published 12 October 2021 The Montecito debris flows that occurred in January 2018 were the result of a rare confluence of two uncommonly severe events: the Thomas Fire — at that time the largest wildfire in California history — which for weeks burned through Ventura

EarthquakesEarthquake System Model with Better Detection Capabilities Published 12 October 2021 researchers developed a machine learning model that improves the accuracy of detecting earthquakes by 14.5 percent compared to the most accurate current existing model. Two University of Wyoming researchers developed a machine learning model that improves the accuracy of detecting earthquakes by 14.5 percent compared