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Nuclear Energy Explained: How does it work?
Nuclear Energy is a controversial subject. The pro- and anti-nuclear lobbies fight furiously, and it's difficult to decide who is right. So we're trying to clear up the issue - in this video we discuss how we got to where we are today, as the basis for discussion. Next week we'll be looking at the arguments for and against nuclear power in detail.
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Nuclear Energy Explained: How does it work?
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Just press the A3 (AZ) button they said.
Just lie about the RBMK (light water reactor) they said.
Just try to forget what happend.
The the chernobyl air boils...
Who think that a good idea to build an LVR reactor on japan coast ??? They questioned.
Hommer not sleep at night so hi nearly melt down the reactor poor Hommer.
And the wind blows...
My grandfather was a likvidator in chernobyl after iraq. Furtunetly he came back alive and live until 2002.
Poland get a huge dozis from the 4th block with love, from our friends.
Respect for everybody who work and nowdays work in chernobyl to make it safe.
Chernobyl never will happen again !