Thomas Cochran

Apr. 15, 2011

Assessing Nuclear Power's Safety

Physicist Tom Cochran says it's time to review nuclear safety in the U.S.

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Jun. 05, 2009

Future of Nuclear Energy

Where does nuclear energy fit into the nation's future mix of power sources?

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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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