TITLE

Nuclear-Phobia

AUTHOR(S)
RESHETNIKOV, NICHOLAS
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Harvard Salient;3/2/2009, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the delay in a necessary expansion of nuclear energy in the U.S. He attributes the delay to the perceived danger of nuclear power plants to their surrounding areas. He reflects on an accident at the Soviet plant in Chernobyl in 1986 and the Three Mile Island (TMI) accident in Pennsylvania. He also considers the persistent worry about nuclear waste produced by nuclear reactors.
ACCESSION #
36660566

 

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