How Many People Did Nuclear Energy Kill? Nuclear Death Toll

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Nuclear energy creates an uneasy feeling of danger for many people: ancient and dangerous minerals are concentrated to awaken seemingly unnatural powers, creating toxic elements that, if they escape, can and have killed people in horrible ways. How many people has nuclear energy killed and how?
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    It ultimately comes down to money, power, and politics.

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    okay i don't know the actual numbers but going off cod 4, you're telling me that 120% of Chernobyls population died??

  • 6th_gun_Kai

    6th_gun_Kai

    3 klukkustundum síðan

    Wow this makes me feel a lot more comfortable with the idea of nuclear energy

  • Tommy Allen

    Tommy Allen

    3 klukkustundum síðan

    4k deaths, more than covid in my country LMAO

  • Samuel McEntire

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    3 klukkustundum síðan

    Anyone notice Doofenshmirtz Evil Incorporated at 4:25?

  • Diego Freimann

    Diego Freimann

    4 klukkustundum síðan

    Oh, This video is solely superb! I did a thesis about all of this and the nuclear energy as the safest one, from my degree in environmental technology, and I must say that a shortcut to understand better how to manage the nuclear waste is set out in encompassing the series from radioactive decay. And of course, the new profits from the next 4th generation nuclear reactor. I expect to those new "alternatives" energies can prevent the death rate rises as soon as possible too. Someone should share this video to those leaders like Angela Merkel and her "experts".

  • A Name

    A Name

    5 klukkustundum síðan

    “Let us know if you would like a full video about”
    Y’all can Make a 30 minute long video insulting me and I’ll be interested.

  • Cesar Hernandez

    Cesar Hernandez

    8 klukkustundum síðan

    Make a video on nuclear waste!!

  • KillerInBlood

    KillerInBlood

    10 klukkustundum síðan

    Nuclear waste video🤙

  • Ncyt

    Ncyt

    10 klukkustundum síðan

    The problem is that we don't know how to use electricity efficiently. If each individual would use less electricity, we would only need uninterrupted electricity for a few vital things, like hospitals. If people would have only one way of producing electricity for their needs, let's say solar, over time, they would come up with ways to improve usage, storage and consumption.

  • PessiOpt 9

    PessiOpt 9

    12 klukkustundum síðan

    I'm a nuclear stan because everytime I see a solar and wind farm, I see a dead forest, and don't get me started with the production of these farms.

  • Home Wall

    Home Wall

    12 klukkustundum síðan

    Some new nuclear energy tech uses spent fuel as the source of energy.

  • Helena Santoro

    Helena Santoro

    13 klukkustundum síðan

    We want that video on nuclear waste

  • Coco NoNo

    Coco NoNo

    14 klukkustundum síðan

    I would love a video on nuclear waste.

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    14 klukkustundum síðan

    I never realize what dams are build for until watch this video XD

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    15 klukkustundum síðan

    How to banana.
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    Liam Turcotte

    16 klukkustundum síðan

    Hey! I see Doofensmirtz Evil Incorporated at 4:24! That's a really neat Easter Egg, Kurzgesagt!

  • sorush elahi

    sorush elahi

    16 klukkustundum síðan

    Real casualties of chernobyl is way more than 31

  • Rose White

    Rose White

    18 klukkustundum síðan

    Nuclear elements are not ancient but in fact all were created by electrical spikes at the start of The Flood 4,350 years ago.

  • Pierluigi Di Pietro

    Pierluigi Di Pietro

    19 klukkustundum síðan

    Three miles island, Chernobil, and Fukushima, simply demonstrate that about once every 10-15 years a nuclear accident will happen. Though rare, the consequences of these accidents are close to untreatable and with humongous economical costs associated. This is the reason why NO insurance company will EVER cover a nuclear plant. Maybe a nuclear plant don't kill so many people in times of quiet, but you have to include the potential threat of those accidents on public health and the aggravated economical costs that will expand literally for generations. In fukushima they will need at least another 30-40 years just to close phase one of clearing.

  • ooo bbb

    ooo bbb

    20 klukkustundum síðan

    How it started : an animal came out of the water millions years ago
    How its going:

  • 베스트 댓글러

    베스트 댓글러

    22 klukkustundum síðan

    And Japan is now trying to dump polluted water into the sea

  • ngentotsemua

    ngentotsemua

    23 klukkustundum síðan

    Wait, so fossil fuel is good for population control then? I mean some people who like to go green also complains about over population...

  • Karsyn's Multimedia

    Karsyn's Multimedia

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Okay idk but I have an idea
    Why don't we make a system that sucks up the poisoness substances in the air and that it then pushes turbines and after it pushes the turbines we somehow figure out how to get rid of thoes substances meanwhile the turbines send half of electricity to cities and the rest of it gets transfers back and somehow we also make a system that consumes the electricity and makes it double as strong and powers up other turbines that send extra electricity

  • boom 350

    boom 350

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Its ironic that nucular power help making renewable power a good thing I think this what they in the fallout series

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    Anyone else notice the subtle bash at US citizens for using more than double the power of an EU citizen?

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    Republicans be like
    Lets solve this problem with more coal plants!

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    zediableu

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    The steam out of the nuclear plant is actually water

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      Henik 55

      23 klukkustundum síðan

      We know.

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      Henik 55

      23 klukkustundum síðan

      He just.

  • spider love

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    Here’s an idea: drink more milk!

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      Henik 55

      23 klukkustundum síðan

      Helpful.

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    John Cena

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    Doofenshmirtz evil incorporated around 4:00 for fossil fuels cracked me up

  • King KJC

    King KJC

    Degi Síðan síðan

    A nuclear waste video would be very interestung

  • Bruno Henrique

    Bruno Henrique

    Degi Síðan síðan

    my dog asked for the nuclear waste video

  • Daniel Devonish

    Daniel Devonish

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Would like a detailed video on fusion vs fission of nuclear energy and the implications and challenges of each

  • Woxel 4

    Woxel 4

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  • Diego Acevedo

    Diego Acevedo

    Degi Síðan síðan

    I'm sad to say that NOT everyone agrees on millions of people dying being acceptable... for example big oil and gas magnates I'm pretty sure they don't care at all, more like they CELEBRATE each death lol. Money really corrupts people...

    • Bageda

      Bageda

      8 klukkustundum síðan

      Good thing nuclear power has a really low death count compared to every other energy source if you think about per kilowatt or whatever its called

    • Henik 55

      Henik 55

      23 klukkustundum síðan

      Eactly, money is power

  • Cheems Burger

    Cheems Burger

    Degi Síðan síðan

    I'd love to have a video about nuclear waste!

  • DIAMOND PINK

    DIAMOND PINK

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Everyone here earth Moon to Later this GreenVirus

  • Captain shoes Sword

    Captain shoes Sword

    Degi Síðan síðan

    What do you think about Japan planning to dump their nuclear waste to the sea?

    • spider love

      spider love

      Degi Síðan síðan

      Everyone else does it

  • Silver 202

    Silver 202

    Degi Síðan síðan

    i want a video about nuclear waste disposal!

  • Fridgid Froilet

    Fridgid Froilet

    Degi Síðan síðan

    4:24 I see you Kurz, putting the Doofenshmirtz evil inc. Building

  • Mickel Guardian

    Mickel Guardian

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Really thinking about it now nuclear energy is too dangerous

    • Bageda

      Bageda

      8 klukkustundum síðan

      Oh meh gewd, human die dengeros stuff. Cats has killed people as well and therefore im for a cat holocaust

    • spider love

      spider love

      Degi Síðan síðan

      Hilarious

    • Mickel Guardian

      Mickel Guardian

      Degi Síðan síðan

      It's being dramatic

    • Daniel Hoffman

      Daniel Hoffman

      Degi Síðan síðan

      isn't the whole video about how it's *not* as dangerous as most people think

  • IC 1011

    IC 1011

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Kurzgesagt has failed to realise that it's not about the death troll. It's about the place or area which will be abundant after a nuclear disaster. Which isn't a case for other disasters. And more importantly it effects a large number of area. Cancer isn't the only problem human faced for nuclear radiation. There are tons more problems can be found in human cause of nuclear radiation than fossil.

  • SunIsDeadly

    SunIsDeadly

    Degi Síðan síðan

    Thorium 2024

  • Mario D. Zmaj

    Mario D. Zmaj

    Degi Síðan síðan

    coal is cheaper than nuclear, thats why germany is doing what its doing?

    • Mario D. Zmaj

      Mario D. Zmaj

      21 klukkustund síðan

      @spider love idk about that, but even if modern coal powerplant has some super duper filters, the co2 will always be a problem with coal

    • spider love

      spider love

      Degi Síðan síðan

      Coal is also really clean

  • Ernest Rael Roque

    Ernest Rael Roque

    Degi Síðan síðan

    I'm familiar with chernobyl but not the other one

  • Vladiatör Amöndinejad

    Vladiatör Amöndinejad

    Degi Síðan síðan

    "Saving millions of lives, should be something we can all agree on".
    NO!

  • Aditya Sinha

    Aditya Sinha

    2 dögum síðan

    black hole plushie sucked my hand
    help

  • jacobfour roblox

    jacobfour roblox

    2 dögum síðan

    me when i heard nuclear stuff help some ppl or somthing like that: oh yeah thats from godzilla he helped them

  • 乌鸦

    乌鸦

    2 dögum síðan

    Only 573 death?

  • ctdemure

    ctdemure

    2 dögum síðan

    I would like a video about nuclear waste

  • munkey oogway

    munkey oogway

    2 dögum síðan

    Nuclear waste video plz

  • imploding volcano

    imploding volcano

    2 dögum síðan

    YES A VIDEO ABOUT NUCLEAR WASTE

  • Daniel Laborda

    Daniel Laborda

    2 dögum síðan

    0:22 dont do it monke

  • Logan Scullawl

    Logan Scullawl

    2 dögum síðan

    My

  • Vukan Bozic

    Vukan Bozic

    2 dögum síðan

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  • Drafonni

    Drafonni

    2 dögum síðan

    I feel like it would be good to mention the rare earth metals needed for solar and batteries and the mining to get it.

  • Scott Viola

    Scott Viola

    2 dögum síðan

    While the deaths per terawatt-hour calculations *over all time* are correct for renewables and nuclear, I feel that they do not reflect the *future*—with next-gen reactors and better civil engineering, these death count numbers ought to be way lower. This argument applies in part to fossil fuels as well, since we are changing to natural gas—but I won't say that that fixes our problems!

  • Dor Alex

    Dor Alex

    2 dögum síðan

    It was just for the election, the German government used the Fukushima accident that Merkel can keep her Position. Before this accident, no plans for replacement of the nuclear power plants was made. It was only a Political decision, to fool the people, to maintaine the power. Same goes for actually CO2 politics, they jelling at us they will make everything "green". But at the end of the day, they just take our money with new taxes and nothing has really changed. Only a view people now has bigger pockets then before.
    Much of the windenergy will be shout down in the next jears, solar is also following this trend. It is not possible in Germany to produce this kind of energy without help from the government, because the costs are eating the company's. But there is the next question, how can that be when Germany has the almost highest energy price in the world? The answer is easy, biggest part, like on almost every energy sort, taxes many many taxes and the rest, what is not falling into pockets, will be used for the infrastructure, which is in a good condition, but compared with that big amount of money, is in a very poor condition. Here are happen many mysterious things, best I don't talk over everything, cause there are new laws. They remind me at dark times, hope they don't abuse there new "corona" power. Wouldn't be the first time...

  • Oliver GAME

    Oliver GAME

    2 dögum síðan

    the sound at 2:59 freaked me the f*ck out

  • Kaltes Bild

    Kaltes Bild

    2 dögum síðan

    I’d take a nuclear waste video

  • Saugat Pokharel

    Saugat Pokharel

    2 dögum síðan

    Ooo

  • Abraham Campos

    Abraham Campos

    2 dögum síðan

    this video changed my mind about nuclear.

  • Harshitha Prabhudev

    Harshitha Prabhudev

    2 dögum síðan

    You should definitely make more videos on how nuclear energy can help reduce carbon emissions to control climate change. Spreading as much awareness as possible on the matter will motivate more and more people to participate and make the changes happen. So, if there are things we should know about nuclear waste, you should definitely make a video on it.

  • aman aurora

    aman aurora

    2 dögum síðan

    watching this after the do we need nuclear energy to stop climate change lolsies

  • Alex van der Meer

    Alex van der Meer

    2 dögum síðan

    Yes nuclear waste vid!

  • Katia

    Katia

    2 dögum síðan

    I would love a nuclear debate video.

  • curious. me

    curious. me

    2 dögum síðan

    27k EU citizens and 12k US citizens... really? XD

  • Kakashi Hatake

    Kakashi Hatake

    2 dögum síðan

    Remember the saying 'Slow and steady wins the race'.
    Well, here the race is killing humanity, and fossil fuels are slow and steady enough for the masses to not notice

  • ok ok

    ok ok

    3 dögum síðan

    A video about nuclear waste storage would be very interesting!

  • CHEN KAI

    CHEN KAI

    3 dögum síðan

    pretty easy to associate bad management and concern for image with authoritarian government eh, like US COVID death toll? Oh, it's authoritarian, too much headcount for a democracy i guess

  • ECCastiron

    ECCastiron

    3 dögum síðan

    Stop quoting the W.H.O. their a hack organization that has zero credibility. you may as well be quoting pixie mice and alligators.

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      Sure, an organization with thousands of scientists that work globally has no credibility, because you say so... Very scientific...

    • Max Mckee

      Max Mckee

      2 dögum síðan

      And you have a better source?

  • Guru Swish

    Guru Swish

    3 dögum síðan

    So basically we r dead already

  • Nellie Rose

    Nellie Rose

    3 dögum síðan

    After watching several of your videos on this topic and fact-checking your sources, you've convinced me. I'm still wary about nuclear waste (which has been my main concern about nuclear), but from seeing the data, our situation is dire and needs to be put under control.
    Also, kudos on the way you present your statistics. It's enough to get your point across without being deceptive. I appreciate you not just relying on the numbers alone.

  • Samson Tan

    Samson Tan

    3 dögum síðan

    Registering a vote for a nuclear waste video

  • MemesAren’tDead 1442

    MemesAren’tDead 1442

    3 dögum síðan

    Another example is the Elephants Foot which if you step in for one minute you die from radiation

  • Ashton Keeton

    Ashton Keeton

    3 dögum síðan

    how dose nuc work

    • Pancake205

      Pancake205

      3 dögum síðan

      Nuclear Rods generate heat, so it heats up water which creates steam which turns turbines which powers generators.

  • Ashton Keeton

    Ashton Keeton

    3 dögum síðan

    me to pls

  • harumi

    harumi

    3 dögum síðan

    You are wrong with the facts about Fukushima. Technology was old with an unstable structure. And global warming isn’t true.

  • Diamondpython

    Diamondpython

    3 dögum síðan

    I feel like there’s one thing not covered in this video - the contaminating nature of radiation. I don’t know much about it, but I know that radiation, even in small doses, can stick around in an environment for a long time and cause some disruption of the environment. If there’s, say, a nuclear accident like Chernobyl, how long does that radiation contaminate and disrupt the environment? Considering we’re talking about replacing fossil fuels, an energy source with a similarly long lasting effect on the environment, I feel like this is an important point to touch on.
    I’m all in favor of nuclear energy, btw. I think the risks are far outweighed by the benefits. I’d just like to know how concerned we should be about reactor accidents and the disposal of nuclear waste.

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      @Diamondpython No problem, I wrote a long piece on the problems of modern renewable energy and the solutions to this problem a few years ago, which ended up being Nuclear power. Always happy to share information and knowledge with those willing to listen

    • Diamondpython

      Diamondpython

      2 dögum síðan

      @The Iridium Gamer Thank you for your response! This makes me feel much better about advocating for the increased usage of nuclear power. The point about half-life corresponding to radiation intensity is especially convincing - I'll have to keep that around.

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      In general, the only thing you should really be concerned about when it comes to radiation, is Gamma radiation since it's known as ionizing radiation. This means it has the energy to affect the electrons in atoms and cause them to detach from the atom. This type of radiation requires a lot of material to contain it, that's why we need heavy elements such as lead to protect people from radiation. But that can easily be replaced by meters upon meters of concrete, stone, or other less dense materials as long as they are sufficiently high amounts. The thing you seem most worried about is radioactive elements' half-life, and that it can stay around for "millions" of years, because that's the fearmongering we get taught. In real life, the half-life is directly linked to how radioactive something is, so every time something reaches its half-life it also becomes weaker since it is expending its potential radioactive energy. That also means that more radioactive elements have a far shorter half-life, because they have more energy to release. Therefore to contend with this nature of radioactive waste, countries such as Finland construct long tunnels within their mountain ranges, that do not disturb any ecosystems, and instead safely seal away the radioactive rocks from contaminating anything else. This happens everywhere, so the problem of contamination is far smaller than it seems. For Chernobyl, we're actually able to visit the town today, since the radiation has already gone down far enough, that we can safely visit even areas close to the reactors without danger. Fukushima is the same currently, because the irradiated soil has been transported to safe places for disposal, and the little radiation that's left is only in a very small area that is still locked off from the public but shielded. TLDR: It's fine, because radiation goes away quickly if it's really radioactive, and the few places that are contaminated can be moved or sealed away.

  • PREPPERTRUCKER57

    PREPPERTRUCKER57

    3 dögum síðan

    Fukushima is way worse than Cherinobyl.....On an environmental scale we’ve irradiated earths oceans long term radiation is damaging our immune systems and Sealife is vanishing at an astounding rate.....Fukushima itself could be an E.L.E. On its own to say nothing of climate change or anything else😳

    • PREPPERTRUCKER57

      PREPPERTRUCKER57

      2 dögum síðan

      @The Iridium Gamer Yeah you’re right we’re toast either way though

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      @PREPPERTRUCKER57 We've irratiated tiny parts of the ocean that don't pose a threat to the rest of the life in it. It's like saying that a forrest fire in California will burn all of the planet

    • PREPPERTRUCKER57

      PREPPERTRUCKER57

      2 dögum síðan

      We irradiated earths oceans which contain more than 50% of all life on earth.....

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      Not really, far more people survived and didn't have to flee the area because the fallout was contained

  • Destroyer Goku

    Destroyer Goku

    3 dögum síðan

    This is the only type of documentary i will watch.

  • Edvards Krastiņš

    Edvards Krastiņš

    3 dögum síðan

    Wow, would've been great to have seen this a few days ago, recently had a debate about this excact subject

  • Todor Dossev

    Todor Dossev

    3 dögum síðan

    4:24 door building!!!

    • Todor Dossev

      Todor Dossev

      3 dögum síðan

      I mean doof

  • Supernova

    Supernova

    3 dögum síðan

    4:23 Doofenschmirtz Evil Incorporated

  • Felix Henson

    Felix Henson

    3 dögum síðan

    I came here from your most recent video about nuclear energy when you said you had addressed health problems and waste disposal in this one but I don't really feel you did explain waste disposal tbh. It was an excellent answer for the health concerns question tho! But i would deffo love a whole video on waste disposal.

  • Magnús Hólm Freysson

    Magnús Hólm Freysson

    3 dögum síðan

    Oh yes, a video on nuclear waste please! That would be amazing

  • WestcoastJWL

    WestcoastJWL

    3 dögum síðan

    4:25 doofenshmirtz evil inc

  • A Name You Can't Remember

    A Name You Can't Remember

    3 dögum síðan

    Death has caused 100% of deaths in the world. FACT :P

  • xXDr.Boss44 Xx

    xXDr.Boss44 Xx

    3 dögum síðan

    Please do a vid for nuclear waste

  • Tamal Paul

    Tamal Paul

    3 dögum síðan

    Options:
    A huge problem in 50 years because of fossil fuels
    A huge problem in 3000 years because of nuclear waste

  • isaac henry

    isaac henry

    3 dögum síðan

    How the hell would solor engery kill any one

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      If you have to build the solar fields, human error could cause death. Think about if a crane dropped a panel on someone

  • STEVEL KNEVEL

    STEVEL KNEVEL

    3 dögum síðan

    Nuclear is way riskier just in the fact that it can result in areas that can't be inhabited for eons. Plus, the nuclear stats cited are for direct (mostly) immediate impacts. Long term cancer risks associated with nuclear are high and not easily quantifiable. This video seems to be a bit bias. BTW, I'm not a hater--I'm a fan of this channel...just pointing out a couple observations.

    • Bageda

      Bageda

      8 klukkustundum síðan

      Alot of places have more natural radiation than the places that was hit hard from the tjernobyl clouds of radiation.

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      We can already go back to Chernobyl, and Fukushima is having people move back, because we just moved the affected soil somewhere safer. The video is not biased, but since this problem is so large, it has to ignore some details and gloss over other questions to find an easy answer. We can't always be sure that just because someone was near an accident, they will automatically develop cancer because of this, or that the cancer they developed comes directly from this, since humans are far more complex than that. The eons part is kinda true, but we can literally just move the affected materials to the same place we store nuclear waste, because that's what we've already done plenty of times.

  • Antonella Guerra

    Antonella Guerra

    3 dögum síðan

    I really just search up "nuclear bird" because I didn't remember the name of the channel, and it popped out.

  • ludvig hedlund

    ludvig hedlund

    3 dögum síðan

    the realisation when you live near a coal plant:intense isis music

  • A_Man H

    A_Man H

    3 dögum síðan

    4:26 Doofenshmirtz Evil Incorporateddddddd!!!!!!!!.

  • A man of no reputation

    A man of no reputation

    3 dögum síðan

    This is like illegalizing psychedelics and retaining tobacco and alcohol.

  • Luccas Daniel Vilas Novas Neves

    Luccas Daniel Vilas Novas Neves

    3 dögum síðan

    If all the ozone rised, the ozone layer could be fixed? Place your opinion

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      No, because the entire system needs to be fixed. It's like the old saying "Give a man fish, and he'll eat for a day, but teach him how to fish and he'll eat freely everyday"

  • Tord Lindgren

    Tord Lindgren

    3 dögum síðan

    A lot of accidents (I'd say most of them) are caused by poor management and cuts in funding. My fears with nuclear waste are that a saturation level of radioactivity in a biome like for example the Pacific cause a mass extinction event. As long as corrupt people do stuff like dumping barrels of radioactive waste in the Atlantic (a barrel was found washed ashore in the west coast of Africa marked 2005 and had french on it a few years back with a remarkable lack of coverage and to my knowledge a lack of consequences towards the ones who did it) or cutting maintaineance costs in order to make some quick money, I just don't trust the technology. Shortly put, I think the risk is higher than the reward.

    • The Iridium Gamer

      The Iridium Gamer

      2 dögum síðan

      The few large accidents we've had have resulted in far fewer deaths than renewable have caused. The problem with poor management has nothing to do with the technology, but the people instead, so don't blame nuclear but the people responsible for the stupidity and negligence.