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Busting Media Myths On Peak Oil

Submitted by Kurt Cobb via, Almost synonymous with the term "peak oil" is M. King Hubbert, perhaps the foremost geophysicist of the 20th century, who first theorized about the eventual decline of oil production in the 1930s. His life has now been chronicled by science writer Mason Inman in a new biography entitled The […]

World Health Organization: Prolonged Exposure to Even LOW Level Radiation Increases the Risk of Cancer

Over 300,000 Nuclear Workers from France, the UK and US Studied for Radiation-Cancer Link A major new study coordinated by World Health Organization’s cancer division – the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) – finds that even low-level radiation increases the risk of cancer, if exposure occurs over time. The IARC announced last week: […]

The Worst Nuclear Disaster In US History That You’ve Never Heard About

Submitted by Carey Wedler via, The United States government deliberately hid “the worst nuclear disaster in U.S. history,” according to experts and an in-depth investigation by NBC4 Southern California. Whistleblowers have also come forward to expose the little-known catastrophe, which occurred north of Los Angeles in 1959 and leaked over 300 times the allowable amount […]

Can U.S. Nuclear Plants Operate For 80 Years?

Submitted by Nick Cunningham via, The nuclear industry in the United States has been at a standstill for several decades. After an extraordinary wave of construction in the 1960s and 1970s, the nuclear industry ground to a halt. A confluence of events killed off new construction, including high interest rates, cost overruns, delays, and […]

Beyond Iran And Pakistan: 7 Nuclear Wannabes

Submitted by Andrew Topf via, The meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex in 2011 following the Japanese tsunami forced a major rethink of nuclear power as a safe form of electricity generation. As radiation from the plant spewed into the ocean and nearby communities following an immediate evacuation, the world reaction was swift […]

ZeroHedge: Radioactive Water Leaking From Fukushima: Why Millions Of Lives Are At Stake

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. In lieu of the Japanese government doing the right thing and finally coming clean about the epic environmental catastrophe that is Fukushima, which it hopes to simply dig under the rug even as the inconvenient reality gets worse and thousands […]

ZeroHedge: More than a Dozen Nuclear Plants Near Hurricane Sandy’s Path Brace for Impact

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. While we don’t foresee any problems, the risk of nuclear accident in the U.S. is actually much greater than it was in Japan before Fukushima. For example, fuel pools in the United States store an average of ten times more […]

ZeroHedge: Report: Repeated Low Doses of Radiation Can Cause More Damage than High Doses

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Can Low Doses of Radiation Cause More Damage than High Doses? The New York Times’ Matthew Wald reports today: The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists[’] May-June issue carries seven articles and an editorial on the subject of low-dose radiation, a […]

ZeroHedge: Radioactive Leak at California Nuclear Power Plant

The Los Angeles Times reported yesterday:

Officials at the San Onofre nuclear power plant shut
down one of the facility’s two units Tuesday evening after a sensor
detected a possible leak in a steam generator tube.

The Orange County Register …

ZeroHedge: Illinois Nuclear Power Plant Loses Power … Vents Radioactive Steam

Exelon nuclear power company – the largest nuclear operator in the U.S. – issued a press release yesterday stating:
Operators at Byron Generating Station  [around 110 miles from Chicago] declared an Unusual Event at 10:18 a.m. CT, due to the loss…