Monday, April 11, 2011

Towards a new nuclear future with Thorium, power of the gods.

Thor, the Norse God of Power

In light of the ongoing Fukushima disaster, listen to this BBC interview about a different way of utilizing the atom in a safe way to deal with future energy needs.

One smart guy - Carlo Rubbia, Knight Grand Cross (born on 31 March 1934), is an Italian particle physicist and inventor who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Simon van der Meer for work leading to the discovery of the W and Z particles at CERN. Carlo is the man being interviewed about Thorium by the BBC reporter. His bio is posted here

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