Hanford workers retrieve drums of radioactive waste buried in the center of the nuclear reservation.
Hanford workers retrieve drums of radioactive waste buried in the center of the nuclear reservation. Courtesy DOE
Hanford workers retrieve drums of radioactive waste buried in the center of the nuclear reservation. Courtesy DOE

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