The LA Times and U-T San Diego thoroughly covered the local nuclear power plant’s closing, but the wider energy story is still waiting to be told
By John Mecklin Jul 15, 2013 at 03:00 PM
SANTA BARBARA, CA -- Nuclear power plants are complex, interdependent systems of systems, and the state and federal bureaucracies that... More
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The nuclear crisis in Japan keeps on revealing how the news media struggle to report accurately and thoroughly about risk.... More
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As the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) prepares to allow the use of unmanned aerial vehicles for a wide array of... More
By Peter Rickwood Mar 20, 2013 at 11:35 AM
At the height of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear crisis in 2011, whose second anniversary passed on March 11, journalists and... More
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