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There are many general and specialist news services which carry items of interest to the nuclear, environmental, and radwaste communities. Links to a number of these sites are given below. There are also a large number of related internet news groups and discussion areas. A number of the publically available ones are listed below. There are numerous other private ones sponsored by various trade groups, associations, organizations, etc. These are generally only available to their membership. If the newsgroups listed below are not available on your local news server, try the larger news sites, such as Deja News or MailGate.

Some web sites may not be in English. See index here for language codes, such as    JP / EN .

Nuclear/environmental news

  • AlphaGalileo (International)
  • Atom Net (Japan)
  • Atomic Energy News (US)   EN 
  • (US)
  • CQS Health & Environment (US)
  • The Earth Times (US)
  • EcoThoughts Information Service (Canada)
  • EcoWeb (Argentina)
  • EHIS - Environmental Health Information Service (US)
  • EMS - Environmental Media Services (US)
  • ENN - Environmental News Network (US)
  • EnviroLink E-wire News Service (US)
  • Envirolink News Service (US)
  • E Source (US)
  • Garden State EnviroNet (US)
  • GNET (US)
  • GreenU Environmental Information Resources (US)
  • IAEA Press Clipping Service (IAEA)
  • IGC EcoNet (US)
  • IISD - Linkages (Canada)
  • InfoEnergie (Switzerland)
  • Kernenergie - Aktuell (Germany)
  • Multinational Monitor (US)
  • NIC - Nuclear Information Center (Taiwan)   CN 
  • NICE - Nuclear Information Compendium Europe (Germany)   EN 
  • NOVA (Australia)
  • NRC News Service (US)
  • (US)   EN 
  • The Nuclear Files (US)
  • (US)   EN 
  • Nuclear Nukes newsletter (US)
  • Nuclear & Related Media Articles (US)
  • Nuclear Power News - Eastern Europe (Greece)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • Nuclear Territory News (Australia)   EN 
  • Nuclear Waste Report (Russia)
  • NucNet (Europe)
  • NucNews (US)
  • (US)
  • Nuke Beat (US)   EN 
  • Nuke Notes (US)
  • NUKEM Market Report Online (US)
  • Pardalis EnviroSafe eLetter (US)
  • Proposition One NucNews (US)
  • Radioactivist (US)
  • Science Daily (US)
  • Sierra Club News Service (US)
  • UIC Weekly News Summaries (Australia)
  • Waste Magazine Online (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • WasteXchange News (US)
  • Z Net (Canada)

    General news

  • BBC (UK)
  • CNN (US)
  • EFE (Spain)
  • The Globe & Mail (Canada)
  • The Independent (UK)
  • The International Herald Tribune (US)
  • IPS World News Online (Belgium)
  • MSNBC (US)
  • The New York Times (US)
  • Reuters (International)
  • The Oak Ridger Online (US)
  • The Times (UK)
  • (US)
  • The Washington Post (US)


  • Environmental Economics Blog (US)   EN 
  • NEI Nuclear Notes Blog (US)   EN 
  • Pro-nuclear Energy Blog (US)   EN 
  • :: radioactive waste :: (Australia)   EN 
  • WNA Blog (UK)   EN 

    Internet mailing lists

  • Atomic Justice E-mail list (US)
  • Australian Anti Nuclear E-mail list (US)
  • Bioremediation Discussion Group (US)
  • DOE Watch E-mail list (US)
  • DOSE-NET mailing list (US)   EN 
  • Downwinders E-mail list (US)
  • EcoIQ (US)
  • Environmental Internet Mailing Lists (US)
  • Environ-Safety discussion group (US)
  • Flickr Radiation Protection Group (UK)   EN 
  • Greenwomen Ecological News Agency (Kazakhstan)
  • Liszt, the mailing list directory (US)
  • Navy Nuclear Power School Instructors E-mail list (US)
  • NLLW Talk (US)
  • Nuclear Brazil E-mail list (US)
  • Nuclear E-mail Lists (Canada)
  • Nuclear Fire Barriers E-mail list (US)
  • NucNews (US)
  • NukeNet Anti-Nuclear Network (US)
  • NUKLEOFORUM (Poland)
  • Radiation Safety E-mail list (US)
  • Radioprotezione (Italy)   IT 
  • RadWaste Mailing List (US)
  • Sydney People Against a New Nuclear Reactor E-mail list (US)
  • Unplug Salem E-mail list (US)
  • Uranium-Hot-Rock Mailing list (US)
  • Westcan Anti Indian Point E-mail list (US)

    Internet news & discussion groups

  • CANNUC Discussion Forum (Canada)
  • cdn-nucl-l - Canadian Nuclear Discussion List (Canada)   EN 
  • Deja News (US)
  • Dr. LUMO's Bulletin Board (South Korea)
  • Environmental Usenet Groups (US)
  • Fusor Forums (US)   EN 
  • GreenU Environmental News Groups List (US)
  • IAEA Decommissioning Issues Forum (International)
  • Know_Nukes Discussion Group (US)
  • MailGate (Italy)
  • NRC Technical Conference Forum (US)
  • Nuclear Forum (US)
  • Nuclear Fuels Reprocessing Coalition (US)
  • Radiology Forums (US)   EN 
  • Tile.Net/News (US)
  • Ultimate Bulletin Board: Radioactive waste disposal forum (US)

  • alt.activism (Int)
  • (Int)
  • (Int)
  • (Int)
  • alt.engr.nuclear (Int)
  • (Int)
  • alt.native (Int)
  • (Int)
  • (US)
  • alt.politics.greens (Int)
  • alt.sci.physics (Int)
  • alt.sci.physics.plutonium (Int)
  • cl.atom.aktionen (Germany)
  • cl.atom.akw (Germany)
  • cl.atom.allgemein (Germany)
  • cl.atom.diskussion (Germany)
  • cl.atom.gewinnung (Germany)
  • cl.atom.muell (Germany)
  • cl.atom.waffen+tests (Germany)
  • (Int)
  • (Int)
  • (Int)
  • de.sci.physik (Germany)
  • fedreg.environ (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (US)
  • (Int)
  • (Int)
  • sci.environment (Int)
  • sci.physics (Int)
  • sci.physics.fusion (Int)
  • talk.environment (Int)
  • tw.environment (Int)
  • uk.environment (UK)
  • za.environment (South Africa)
  • (Germany)
  • zer.z-netz.wissenschaft.physik (Germany)
  • z-netz.wissenschaft.physik (Germany)

    Internet web rings

  • Nuclear InfoRing (Canada)   EN 
  • PIRA Web Ring (US)   EN 
  • Radiology Network (US)
  • Save the Earth Ring (US)
  • Science & Technology Webring (US)
  • Science For All Webring (US)   EN 
  • Women in Science Webring (US)

    Other resources

  • Bo B Melander, Skrivarboa på Fotö / The Writers View (Sweden)
  • News index (Sweden)
  • Reference.COM (US)
  • Utility Data Institute (US)
  • Yahoo List of Newspapers (US)


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