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A tunnel collapsed at the Hanford nuclear waste site on Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know.

It sounds scary, but we’re probably fine The PUREX facility at Hanford. Hanford/DOE Yes, there was a tunnel collapse at a former nuclear processing facility on Tuesday. No, you don’t need to panic. Knowledge is power: What is Hanford? In 1943, the United States government bought out an area in Washington State as a site for…