So, our sir of Pollution Control Technologies told us to make a poster regarding environment, sustainability, or renewable energy three weeks ago. Yeah, of course, I and almost my whole class made it in the last two or three days. 30 more words
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I don’t know about you, but every time I start wading into a news story featuring nuclear anything, I start feeling like we, collectively, as humans, have basically been a toddler that somehow unlocked grandpa’s gun cabinet for the last 75 years or so – we’ve found this Shiny Thing that occasionally goes bang in exciting ways and now we want to see what else we can do with it. 1,286 more words
Nuclear power has long been controversial, and the Chernobyl disaster in 1986 cemented its image as risky and dangerous.
But the U.S.—and the world—might need to rethink that position. 359 more words
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Today 78 percent of Missouri’s electricity comes from coal. Replace coal and other fossil fuels with clean, renewable energy, and Missouri could be powered by wind, solar farms and solar panels mounted on top of homes and businesses. 2,607 more words