Eternity and the Truth of Nuclear Energy
Posted by seumasach on March 17, 2013
Source: Independent WHO, published in the Tribune de Genève, 16-17 March 2013 (translated from French)
17th March, 2013
In nuclear energy and its catastrophes, two themes constantly return: eternity and truth.
I went to see the exhibition of photographs of Chernobyl by Pierpaolo Mittica at the Saint-Gervais Theatre [Geneva]. “It is estimated,” he writes, “that the most contaminated areas, which cover 260,000 square kilometers (nearly the size of Italy) will return to normal radioactivity levels in 100,000 years.”