Douglas Triggs (doubt72) wrote,
Douglas Triggs
doubt72

Sound and Fury

Interesting article on the Fukushima nuclear meltdown.

Short version: despite appearances, not really that bad, the plant was very well designed, and even after massive cascading failures, the fallout (so to speak) should be minimal.

ETA: the only engineering mistake Japan made in building their nuclear plants was a pretty basic mistake: they built them in Japan.
Subscribe

  • New House

    So, uh, we have a new house. And I took pictures with the SLR for the first time in, what, two years? Have an HDR: (Click through the image for…

  • So Quiet...

    So, haven't posted here in a long, long time. Mostly because the game stuff has moved elsewhere ( here for one), and haven't done any photography…

  • That Thing About That One thing

    And it's done... It's actually been out for a couple days, but the last couple of evenings have been hectic; Tuesday there was a Muse concert and…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 5 comments