Yellowcake - fasten your seatbelt

That was the somber mood last month in Wyoming, which has the largest uranium deposits in the United States. The symposium in Casper for international industry leaders comes at a time when . nuclear energy projects stall and even grind to a halt amid technical mistakes, regulatory delays and financial woes. And after President Donald Trump recently poked the bear with North Korea , the discussion of a nuclear conflict potentially in play for the first time since 1945 has even casual observers reaching a fever pitch of interest.