April 3, 2011 in Travel
Associated Press photo

Workers remove waste in an area near two dormant nuclear reactors on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland in 2004. The world’s first full-scale nuclear reactor is one stop on tours of the southeastern Washington state reservation created as part of the Manhattan Project to build the atomic bomb. Now, more than two decades after it stopped producing plutonium, Hanford is the nation’s most contaminated nuclear site.


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