UK Daily Mail
July 3, 2011
A potential nuclear disaster appears to have been averted today as firefighters claimed they were holding their own against the wildfire threatening Los Alamos laboratory.
But the scorched lands surrounding the country’s premier nuclear weapons laboratory still looked post-apocalyptic today after New Mexico’s largest wildfire.
Officials at the nation’s premier nuclear weapons laboratory and in the surrounding city are today planning for the return of thousands of evacuated employees and residents.
The blaze was several miles up hill today Saturday from Los Alamos National Laboratory, boosting confidence that it no longer posed an immediate threat to the facility.
This article was posted: Sunday, July 3, 2011 at 1:29 am