Researchers discover a 2 billion year old Nuclear Reactor in Africa

Two billion years ago parts of an African uranium deposit spontaneously underwent nuclear fission In 1972, a worker at a nuclear fuel processing plant noticed something suspicious in a routine analysis of uranium obtained from a mineral source from Africa. As is the case with all natural uranium, the material under study contained three isotopes-  … Continue reading Researchers discover a 2 billion year old Nuclear Reactor in Africa