George Will presents the facts and arguments. Fossil fuels are the backbone of modern economies today. Like everything, they come with certain side effects. Nuclear power is the only option for the long term future. It can be managed so that it is the cleanest, safest energy source we have ever had.
Alan Waltar, nuclear engineer, Past President of the American Nuclear Society: This provides a very comprehensive, easy to understand history of fast reactor development around the world. Fast reactors are extremely important for the long term supply of electrical energy. The following countries have contributed to development of fast reactors: China, France, Germany, India, Japan, Russia, the United Kingdom, the United States
Link: http://euanmearns.com/about-euan-mearns/ Euan Mearns was born in India in October 1957 during the waning years of British colonialism. He returned to Scotland, earned a PhD in geology and owned a isotope geochemistry analysis and consulting business for the oil and gas industry. His real passion is to try to understand the various components of how The Earth Energy System works and to educate politicians and the public on Energy Matters.
Retired Physics Professor, Howard Hayden discusses what it takes for an athlete to generate one kilowatt-hour of energy and shows how inexpensive it is to produce the same kilwatt-hour with fossil fuels, nuclear power, and other energy sources..