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Dr. William Perry & Tom Collina: The New Nuclear Arms Race And Presidential Power

Commonwealth Club of California Commonwealth Club of California 70.6K subscribers The U.S. president has the power to end the world in minutes. Right now, no one can stop him. Since the Truman administration, America has been one “push of a … Continue reading

Nations join hands to build world’s largest nuclear fusion experiment

CGTN Jul 28, 2020 In #France, assembly has begun at what’s been called one of the most ambitious energy projects in the world. On Tuesday, leaders from the European Union, #China, the United States and four other nations marked the … Continue reading

Fire at Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility caused significant damage

Al Jazeera English Jul 6, 2020 Iran’s now admitting a fire caused significant damage at its Natanz nuclear facility. Its Atomic Energy Organization says the blaze could slow development of centrifuges used to enrich uranium. But Iran is planning to … Continue reading

Cyberattack possible cause of fire at Iran nuclear complex

FRANCE 24 English Jul 6, 2020 A fire at Iran’s underground Natanz nuclear facility has caused significant damage. FRANCE 24 correspondent Reza Sayah says while the government remains tight-lipped about the causes of the fire, some speculate it might have … Continue reading

Fukushima’s Olympic makeover: Will the ‘cursed’ area be safe from radioactivity in time? | Nuclear

FRANCE 24 English Jun 26, 2020 In a year’s time, the Olympic Games, dubbed the “reconstruction Olympics”, should allow Japan to move on from the Fukushima tragedy. The region, a symbol of the 2011 disaster, has officially been cleaned up … Continue reading

Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days that Changed the World | Nuclear

JFK Library Chris Wallace, longtime journalist and anchor of Fox News Sunday, discusses his new book, “Countdown 1945: The Extraordinary Story of the Atomic Bomb and the 116 Days that Changed the World,” exploring the days leading up to the … Continue reading

A.I. is as threatening as climate change and nuclear war, says philosopher Yuval Noah Harar

euronews (in English) May 14, 2019 1.32M subscribers Yuval Noah Harari calls for global co-operation to stop Artificial Intelligence becoming as big a threat to humankind as climate change and nuclear war… READ MORE : https://www.euronews.com/2019/05/14/a…

Nuclear – Linking Coronavirus, Climate Crisis, Sea Level and environmental concerns at NFLA meeting in Suffolk

BANNG Mar 19, 2020 In the introduction to her talk guest speaker Linda Pentz Gunter said “To put a nuclear plant (power station) on a beach is some sort of level of insanity” referring to sea level rise due to … Continue reading

Nuclear lessons from the coronavirus | Beyond Nuclear International

  No place for atomic power amidst climate chaos and pandemics By Linda Pentz Gunter There is nothing like being shut in your own home, alone with your human and animal nearest-and-dearests, to focus the mind on the crises that … Continue reading

Seven examples of nuclear technology improving food and agriculture

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Jan 24, 2020 Some of the most innovative ways being used to improve agricultural practices involve nuclear technology. Nuclear applications in agriculture rely on the use of isotopes and radiation techniques to … Continue reading