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Detected low levels radioisotopes probably from nuclear reactor

The recent detection of slightly elevated levels of radioisotopes in northern Europe is likely related to a nuclear reactor that is either operating or undergoing maintenance, when very low radioactive releases can occur, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said today.

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This is an artist concept of Cassini during the Saturn Orbit Insertion (SOI) maneuver, just after the main engine has begun firing. Credit illustration: NASA

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This is an artist concept of Cassini during the Saturn Orbit Insertion (SOI) maneuver, just after the main engine has begun firing. Credit illustration: NASA
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