Posts Tagged ‘Nuclear Power’

Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Explosion

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

A large explosion in reactor unit 3 at Japan’s Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant following the offshore earthquake and tsunami in the region. Found at YouTube from oztvwatcher.

WTF: Tourist Destination, Chernobyl

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

Nearly 25 years after a reactor at the Soviet-era plant exploded, the irradiated zone around Chernobyl is attracting curious visitors from around the world, from nuclear specialists to ordinary tourists, willing to pay 120 euros a day for a guided tour. Found at YouTube from AFP.

Gummie Chernobyl

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

The Gummy Bears discover the dangers of nuclear power. Found at Vimeo from Ian Miller via Julio Ojeda-Zapata.

Nuclear Power Plant Tower Demolition

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

On May 24, 2010, the Savannah River Sites massive K Cooling Tower was safely demolished as part of the Site-wide Footprint Reduction Initiative funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. They’re saying it was a safe implosion but you gotta wonder…is any nuclear power plant demolition safe?? Found at YouTube from NNSANews.