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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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NNSA awards SHINE $35 million for Mo-99 production
The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration has issued a cooperative agreement worth $35 million to SHINE Technologies, based in Janesville, Wis., to support the commercial production of molybdenum-99, a critical isotope used in more than 40,000 medical procedures in the United States each day, including the diagnosis of heart disease and cancer.
In recognition of Nuclear Science Week (October 18-22), save 25% at the ANS Store through this Friday. ANS members save an additional 10% with the member discount!
Join us Wednesday, October 27, 1:00 - 1:30 EDT, for a live career chat with Patrick McClure of Space Nuclear Power Group, developers of solutions for the future of space exploration and colonization.
The 2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo will be a hybrid conference, offering the flexibility to attend in Washington, D.C. or virtually November 30 – December 3. The conference features more than 100 sessions and 300+ presentations.
Join young professionals from around the country for an immersive personal and professional development experience for the nuclear industry’s highly motivated next-generation future leaders. Participate virtually November 12-13.
With back-to-school season upon us, we’re excited to announce that our Navigating Nuclear curriculum now reaches all grade levels. The FREE resources include digital lessons, project starters, career profiles, and three exciting Virtual Field Trips.
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