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Young Jimmy Carter once averted a nuclear disaster via AV Club

Mike Vago […] What it’s about: A thrilling nuclear crisis, narrowly averted by a future president, which is shockingly a real life event and not an early ’90s Harrison Ford movie. And its setting, an Ottawa research facility that ran multiple … Continue reading

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What Australia type fire may tell us about the possibility of nuclear disasters via DiaNuke.org

Pinar Demircan […] Things could have been much worse if the fires had reached the region where uranium mines are located in Australia, which supplies 12% of the uranium fuel used in nuclear power plants operating worldwide; Australia however, has … Continue reading

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In Japan, Pope Francis urges rethink of reliance on nuclear energy via the Japan Times

Meeting survivors of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster, which triggered meltdowns at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, visiting Pope Francis urged caution in Tokyo on Monday regarding decisions that could affect future generations, particularly concerning the use … Continue reading

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