Arjun Makhijani

Articles by Arjun Makhijani

8 September 2011

Why nuclear energy is not the answer

Nuclear power proponents claim:

21 July 2011

The Fukushima tragedy demonstrates that nuclear energy doesn't make sense

From the time we learn to walk, mistakes are inherent in the process of human learning. An essential design principle for technology should be that we, the generations that benefit, should bear the major costs of its mistakes. Nuclear power fails this simple test miserably.

1 May 2003
Feature
The idea, in May 1943, that atomic bombs could produce a U.S.-dictated world peace was a fantasy then–as it is now.