Fukushima and Nuclear Power: Playing with Fire

As we commemorate the first anniversary of the BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the insatiable human hunger for energy has caused the world to confront an even more devastating event -- the Fukushima nuclear power plant failures. Both of these disasters have many elements in common, but the one clear commonality is human miscalculation of the overwhelming power of nature. Both events demonstrate that there is no such thing as a zero-defect human endeavor. No matter how well we plan and...Full Story
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