Climbing uranium prices have led to a staking rush in the Elliot Lake area, but government geologists aren't about to invoke the hey-days of the 1950s and 60s.
What does U stand for?
U stands for Uranium
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- Unknown Wind Intensity (weather reports)
- Unlimited Time (broadcasting operating schedules)
- Unterseeboot (German: submarine)
- Update(d) (action code)
- Upper Class
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Most of the uranium mining in the United States took place in the Four Corners region of the Southwest (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah) and on Native American lands.
But this good news also had a dark side: once the nuclear warheads were taken apart, the bomb-grade uranium inside would be more vulnerable to theft.