A nuclear reactor core in action


Using supercomputers to explore nuclear energy 

A team of nuclear engineers and computer scientists at Argonne National Laboratory are developing the neutron transport code UNIC, which enables researchers for the first time to obtain a highly detailed description of a nuclear reactor core.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news183389151.html#nRlv

Freedom of Information Act: History


The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a federal freedom of information law that allows for the full or partial disclosure of previously unreleased information and documents controlled by the United States government. The Act defines agency records subject to disclosure, outlines mandatory disclosure procedures and grants nine exemptions to the statute. It was originally signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson, despite his misgivings, on July 4, 1966 as 5 U.S.C. § 552 and went into effect the following year.

Title 5 of the United States Code 

Watergate scandal

Privacy Act of 1974

Government in the Sunshine Act

Executive Order12356

Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986

Executive Order 13233

Executive Order 13489

Presidential Records Act

Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)

Executive Order 13526

Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Securities and Exchange Commission

111th Congress

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Investment Company Act of 1940

Investment Advisers Act of 1940