Tagged: fukushima nuclear reactor
A drained spent fuel pool in the U.S. could lead to a catastrophic fire that would result in long-term land contamination substantially worse than what the Chernobyl accident unleashed.
It's time for a nuclear energy time-out.
We were just about to start getting back into the nuclear energy business ourselves after refraining from building any new nuclear reactors for decades.
Japan's peacetime and wartime nuclear disasters are like night and day.
Will Fukushima be a "teaching moment" for the United States?
Peter Bradford, Robert Alvarez, Erich Pica, and Dr. Jeffrey Patterson addressed Japan's nuclear emergency with the media.
It's hard for non-techies to understand why keeping fuel rods covered with water is a problem.
Remember the threat of terrorist attacks on nuclear power plants?
By the eminent British environmental writer's calculation, nuclear energy may be preferable to coal.
It's likely that the dose rates coming off that reactor are life-threatening.