Listen

News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV
NV89 Discover Music
'Jazz'

an member station

Nuclear waste is part of daily life in some unlikely ways. Depleted Uranium, for example, was once a component of porcelain crowns and has been used more recently as a shield against radiation in hospitals, in bullets, and as a counterweight in boats. The Nevada Test Site is trying to clean it up. Ky Plaskon reports.

Support comes from