Reblogging this — a map of nuclear reactors. Here is a report on nuclear waste and Yucca Mountain: http://motherboard.vice.com/read/built-for-eternity
Yucca Mountain= Lead, South Dakota if this so-called research facility goes into operation. My gut feeling is that it is a slight-of-hand where it will be called a radiation research facility, but in reality will be a place to dump radioactive waste.
….well, not exactly. Here’s a map of nuclear power plants in the U.S. and the areas that would be affected if the worst happened:
Indiana is so screwed. So is the Midwest, with the exception of Kentucky and lower parts of West Virginia.
How ’bout those Dodgers…?
(trying to emphasize the lack of concern)