News

Nuclear Technologies Keep Morocco Free of Foot and Mouth Disease

A year ago, Moroccan veterinary authorities identified a new strain of the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) virus, a highly contagious animal disease, by using nuclear derived technologies. Continue reading

IAEA Director General Sees Progress in Fukushima Decommissioning Work

IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi visited the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant today and said he was impressed by Japan’s efforts both to decommission the stricken site and to revive the wider region that was also severely affected by th... Continue reading

Aiutaci a scoprire i buchi neri supermassicci

Pensavate che cercare e individuare buchi neri supermassicci nel cuore delle galassie fosse un compito riservato ai soli astrofisici? Oggi, il progetto Lofar Radio Galaxy Zoo ci rende tutti protagonisti di questa affascinante ricerca fino ai confini dell’universo. Una piattaforma online disponibile anche in lingua italiana permetterà di dare un aiuto concreto agli scienziati per studiare centinaia di migliaia di galassie osservate dal radiotelescopio Lofar Continue reading

Japanese Prime Minister Abe Highlights Important Role of IAEA in Talks with Director General Grossi

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other senior Japanese officials voiced strong support for the important work of the IAEA during the first official visit of Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi to Tokyo today. Continue reading

Managing the Ever-Increasing Demand for Cancer Services in the Developing World

Cancer is not just a major health issue for people but also a growing development challenge with severe consequences on national well-being and government health budgets. Continue reading

A Lecce la prima sezione universitaria Inaf

È stata inaugurata questa mattina, nella sede dell’Università del Salento, la prima sezione universitaria dell’Istituto nazionale di astrofisica. Nicolò D'Amico, presidente Inaf: «Un passo fondamentale per rafforzare la presenza sul territorio dell’Inaf, che permetterà una reciproca crescita in ambito scientifico e potrà fungere anche da volano per le imprese locali del settore» Continue reading

Countries Move Towards Low Enriched Uranium to Fuel their Research Reactors

Almost 3500 kg of high enriched uranium (HEU) has been removed from research reactor sites worldwide over the last few decades as part of global efforts supported by the IAEA. Continue reading

Tor Vergata news: Composizione del Senato Accademico

(Art. 7, comma 3, dello Statuto di Ateneo) Continue reading