Nuclear Accidents, Part 1 of 2

Bob Apthorpe, nuclear engineer, defense waste cleanup & severe accident analyst, joins us to talk about nuclear meltdowns and other accidents involving radioactivity. We discuss scavenged radioactive materials recycled for building, the NRX Incident, the Windscale Disaster, as well as the crashed Soviet nuclear-powered satellite Kosmos 954 and Operation: Morning Light

Music: “Radioactive Mama” by Sheldon Allman



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  1. Can someone tag this as Season 5 so it appears in the Season 5 feed, please? I subscribe to all the seasons so I can keep them all on my phone, all at my fingertips. 🙂