Monthly Archives: December 2017

Was the hidden cost of developing nuclear weapons 340,000 to 690,000 American deaths?

The National Science Foundation has published details of a government award for doctoral dissertation research in economics: Investigating the Economic Consequences of Atmospheric Nuclear Testing undertaken by Price Fishback (Principal Investigator) and Keith Meyers (Co-Principal Investigator) The United States conducted … Continue reading

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Further problems with the European Pressurised Nuclear Reactor

The Times reports that the European Pressurised Reactor (EPR) designed by the French company Areva and constructed by China General Nuclear Power Corporation (GCN) with EDF in southern China, has had another setback. The deaerator in Taishan1’s reactor, which removes … Continue reading

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