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Fantasy land climate change scenarios

The Sierra Club, Greenpeace, and CoalSwarm have released their third annual survey of the global coal plant pipeline, Boom and Bust 2017: Tracking The Global Coal Plant Pipeline. The report’s findings include a 62 percent drop in new coal plant …

DARPA sees future third wave of Artificial Intelligence

DARPA sees three waves of artificial intelligence – Wave 1 Engineers create sets of rules to represent knowledge in well‐defined domains The structure of the knowledge is defined by humans The specifics are explored by the machine Wave 2 Manifold …

Fukushima had high radiation readings because readings are now being made very close to the damaged fuel – Overall Radiation levels have been decreasing and damaged fuel rods are highly radioactive

On Thursday, February 2, 2017, Tepco posted images recorded inside the thick steel-reinforced concrete pedestal that supports the reactor pressure vessel (RPV) of Fukushima Daiichi unit #2. A company spokesperson explained what the images visually indicated, and mentioned that radiation …