New generation of nuclear reactor could fight climate change

06/9/2009 | Discover magazine

Kathryn McCarthy, deputy director for nuclear science and technology at the Idaho National Laboratory, said the U.S. will need to depend on nuclear energy to meet the demand of the power grid for a constant supply of electricity. Environmentalist Patrick Moore said, "It's clear to me that no technology will do more than nuclear to reduce our use of fossil fuels."

View Full Article in:

Discover magazine

Published in Brief: