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The Heat: US-Russia nuclear tensions Pt 1

Published on Sep 16, 2019 Are we headed into a new nuclear arms race? We’ll discuss what happens now that the arms control treaty between the US and Russia is over. CGTN’s John Gilmore reports.

The Heat: US-Russia nuclear tensions Pt 2

Published on Sep 16, 2019 For a more in-depth discussion, tonight’s panel includes Thomas Countryman , chair of the Arms Control Association and former U.S. acting undersecretary of state for arms control and international security; Dmitry Babich, a journalist and … Continue reading

How the Greenland ice melt will expose buried US nuclear waste within decades|Climate Change

Published on Sep 13, 2019 The melting of Greenland’s ice cap is set to expose Camp Century, a US military base that hid a top-secret project along with its nuclear and other toxic waste.It was meant to be buried forever … Continue reading

World’s first floating nuclear power station heads to Russian Far East

Published on Sep 14, 2019 The world’s first floating nuclear power station, the ‘Akademik Lomonosov,’ was captured on its way to the Pevek harbour in Chukotka, footage released on Friday shows. The floating nuclear plant is 144 metres (470 feet) … Continue reading

How the Greenland ice melt will expose buried US nuclear waste within decades|Climate Change

Channel 4 News Published on Sep 13, 2019 The melting of Greenland’s ice cap is set to expose Camp Century, a US military base that hid a top-secret project along with its nuclear and other toxic waste.It was meant to … Continue reading

“Nuclear Testing is Simply not Acceptable” – UN Chief on the Int’l Day against Nuclear Tests

United Nations Published on Sep 9, 2019 Opening remarks by H.E. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations at the High-level meeting of the General Assembly to commemorate and promote the International Day against Nuclear Tests. Addressing a high-level meeting … Continue reading

Japan may dump radioactive nuclear waste from Fukushima into Pacific

CTV News Published on Sep 10, 2019 Japan may dump radioactive water from the damaged Fukushima power plant into the Pacific Ocean. Angie Seth reports.

SHOCKING & Wasteful Price of Nuclear Power Revealed

Thom Hartmann Program Published on Sep 10, 2019 A whopping $49 billion has been recently been spent in the US on propping up 15 aging reactors through subsidies and building two new — and still incomplete — ones. How did … Continue reading

2020 Dem Candidates Talk Fracking, Green New Deal, Nuclear Energy & More at Climate Crisis Town Hall

Image Credit: CNN Sep 05, 2019 Ten 2020 hopefuls took to the stage in New York City Wednesday night for a climate town hall hosted by CNN. In a seven-hour marathon, the candidates discussed their climate plans, the fossil fuel … Continue reading

Can nuclear power save us from climate catastrophe? MIT professor weighs in

Democracy Now! Published on Aug 27, 2019 Proponents of nuclear power often bill the option as a panacea to the impending climate crisis, arguing that it is a clean alternative to a carbon-reliant industry. Kate Brown, professor of science, technology … Continue reading