of no fixed subtitle
January 26, 2009
Nuclear slide rules
. Try the
Don't touch me there
13 years ago
In related news, check out
this excellent article
on the safety systems put into American nuclear weapons.
I don't think
really belongs with the others.
There was a
some time ago on criticality accidents that got me researching the effects of radiation exposure, leading to this
which happened to link to
a scary story
about a stray piece of radioactive material, which kind of makes me want to carry one of
around, especially since I live less than 100mi downwind of a certain
*gets back to work*
Now the plutonium cloud spreading from the Fukushima disaster is spreading to dump on the United States from which the generally banned dirty fuel reactor originated. I am so sick of the irony, but there it is like the wart on the nose of the global economic face.
And the utterly corrupted mass media doesn't seem to care
in this interview on Democracy Today.
Looks like it's time to deploy that giant anti-nuke shield you all paid for back in the 70's. Oh, wait...