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New App to Help Customs Officers Improve Radiation Detection for Nuclear Security

Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville, Cambodia – Customs officer Mengsrom Song and his colleagues are used to the sound of radiation alarms. One third of cargo container shipments passing through the Phnom Penh Autonomous Port set off alarms on the sensitive radiation portal monitors intended to catch smuggled radiation sources and nuclear material. Read more →

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How Weight in Chile Became a Problem and How Nuclear Techniques Helped

About 80 million people in Latin America are covered, to one extent or another, by national nutrition programmes. Read more →

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Stable Isotope Techniques Used to Study Link Between Gut Health and Child Growth

A large proportion of the population in low- and middle income countries lives in an environment characterized by poor water, sanitation and hygiene conditions, which contribute to growth retardation in children. Read more →

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IAEA Isotope Browser App Now Available in Multiple Languages

Scientists and professionals in nuclear-related areas from all over the world can now use the IAEA Isotope Browser mobile application in all six official United Nations languages as well as in Italian, Japanese, Slovenian and traditional Chinese. Read more →

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Benin Resumes Pineapple Exports — With the Help of Nuclear Techniques

Benin's farmers can again export pineapples to the European Union, their most lucrative market, following the set-up of a food safety surveillance system with the help of the IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Read more →

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