Mile Island Accident

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Nuclear Energy In The United States - History
... It was built approximately 30 miles from Detroit and there was opposition from the United Auto Workers Union ... Nuclear accidents continued into the 1960s with a small test reactor exploding at the Stationary Low-Power Reactor Number One in Idaho Falls in January 1961 and a partial meltdown at the Enrico Fermi Nuclear Generating ... Samuel Walker, in his book Three Mile Island A Nuclear Crisis in Historical Perspective, explains that the growth of the nuclear industry in the U.S ...
Nuclear Power Debate - Accidents and Safety - Three Mile Island Accident
... Main article Three Mile Island accident The Three Mile Island accident was a core meltdown in Unit 2 (a pressurized water reactor manufactured by ... It was the most significant accident in the history of the USA commercial nuclear power generating industry, resulting in the release of approximately 2.5 million curies of radioactive gases ... The incident was rated a five on the seven-point International Nuclear Event Scale Accident With Wider Consequences ...

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    Is this the nature
    Whom passion could not shake? whose solid virtue
    The shot of accident nor dart of chance
    Could neither graze nor pierce?
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    A man is murdered a mile away. And do you know what killed him? My name. The very name of Frankenstein burst his heart. And now the happy little villagers are clamoring for my blood.
    Willis Cooper, and Rowland V. Lee. Wolf von Frankenstein (Basil Rathbone)

    In all things I would have the island of a man inviolate. Let us sit apart as the gods, talking from peak to peak all round Olympus. No degree of affection need invade this religion.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)