Three countries–one gets 29 percent of its electricity from nuclear power, one gets 26 percent from nuclear, and one gets 20 percent. Guess which one is winning the future. . . or, more to point, guess which one is not.
|By: Gregg Levine Friday May 13, 2011 9:36 am|
|By: Gregg Levine Tuesday April 26, 2011 12:47 pm|
“There is no safe dose of radiation.” So begins today’s guest, Harvey Wasserman, in a recent piece, “’Safe’ Radiation is a Lethal Three Mile Island Lie,” and it occurred to me that it is hard to find a statement that is simultaneously so obvious and yet so controversial.
|By: Bill Egnor Tuesday April 26, 2011 8:50 am|
Forests around the Chernobyl plant are in the kind of shape where massive fires, the kind that last for months, can occur.
|By: Gregg Levine Friday April 22, 2011 11:35 am|
Radiation Nation is Firedoglake’s attempt to turn frustration into information. It is an effort to take all of the news, statistics, websites and debates about the fallout from the Fukushima nuclear disaster, and turn them into a useful, productive, dependable, and, above all, understandable resource. Radiation Nation may not start with all the answers, but it starts with the idea that we—me, you, other FDL contributors, and a wide variety of experts, authors, researchers, and journalists—will find ways to get the answers.