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Nuclear Power – Dr. Helen Caldicott – Visions of the Future

Can you give me an update on Diablo? What update do you need, except to close it down? In fact, nuclear plants are shutting down faster than new ones are being built. The nuclear industry is a death industry. It’s a cancer industry. This is crazy. You are sitting on top of a nuclear weapon. […]

What If We Detonated All Nuclear Bombs at Once?

Many of our viewers have asked us a very serious question:Many of our viewers have asked us a very serious question:What if we made a big pile of bombsWhat if we made a big pile of bombsand exploded every nuclear weapon in the world all at once?and exploded every nuclear weapon in the world all […]

What if We Nuke a City?

Playing around with nuclear weapons in videos is fun. There’s a visceral joy in blowing things up, and a horrifying fascination with things like fireballs, shockwaves, and radiation. And while it does help put our destructive power in perspective, it’s not the best way of understanding the real impact of a nuclear explosion. This isn’t […]

Chernobyl’s Massive Radiation Shield Is Preventing Nuclear Fallout

What If You Were Inside a Nuclear Reactor During A Meltdown?

Nuclear power plants are one of the biggest producers of energy in the world, currently providing about 11% of the world’s total electricity production. Nuclear reactors work by using the energy released from the splitting of atoms to produce steam, which in turn powers a turbine that generates electricity. Nuclear power is statistically very safe, […]

Record Radiation Levels At Fukushima Nuclear Plant

JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. In Japan, the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors are continuing to emit record levels of dangerous radiation. Now the Japanese government has stepped in and pledged nearly $500 million to help stop the leaks. Now joining us to stop this discuss this […]

What Caused the Catastrophic Nuclear Accident in Chernobyl?

Chernobyl is a city in the Ukraine located about 56 miles (90 kilometers) northeast of the capital, Kiev. Prior to the disaster and a subsequent evacuation, it was home to around 14,000 people. At that time, it was still part of the Soviet Union. The city was the location of the first ever nuclear power […]

Exploring an Abandoned Nuclear Power Plant

(Narrator) Right now we’re making our way to the site of an abandoned nuclear power plant it’s been over 25 years since the plant last operated. – There’s cameras. I don’t know if they’re active though. Oh that’s a door open, holy shit. Holy shit. Alright. We did it. We are– you okay? – Oh […]

Nuclear Power, is it safe?

1-10-14 We now have about 1000 times over natural background levels of radiation from the Japanese Fukushima nuclear accident. And hazardous levels of nuclear fall out continue the drift in via sea and air. Approximately 80-90% of sea life in the Pacific lay dead at the bottom of the ocean because they have dumped 78% […]