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Submission + - New Nuclear Reactors Destroy Atomic Waste (inhabitat.com)

separsons writes: A group of French scientists are developing a nuclear reactor that burns up actinides, highly radioactive uranium isotopes. And they're not the only ones trying to eliminate atomic waste: Researchers at the University of Texas in Austin are working on a fusion-fission reactor. The reactor destroys waste by firing streams of neutrons at it, reducing atomic waste by up to 99 percent!
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New Nuclear Reactors Destroy Atomic Waste

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