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AlabamaLibrul Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-12-11 02:13 AM
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6. Considering NHK is confirming an explosion... This shit is not just gonna go away n/t
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  -"No Chernobyl is possible at a light water reactor. Loss of coolant = temperature rise, but Hannah Bell  Mar-12-11 02:03 AM   #0 
  - We'll see. But Hannah Bell, things always look good on paper but they've been  gateley   Mar-12-11 02:06 AM   #1 
  - it's not a debatable question, gately. it's physics.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 02:07 AM   #3 
     - Okay, I'll take some comfort in that then, but "some radioactive leakage" is still cause  gateley   Mar-12-11 03:01 AM   #15 
     - Can you explain this?  gateley   Mar-12-11 03:10 AM   #17 
     - speculation is hydrogen explosion. i'm not a physicist; i prefer to wait & hear  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 03:23 AM   #19 
        - I see the difference -- thanks. nt  gateley   Mar-12-11 11:52 AM   #61 
     - Magnox was just physics, too.  girl gone mad   Mar-12-11 03:25 AM   #20 
     - All due respect, Hannah, but it is a VERY debatable question.  Atman   Mar-12-11 01:52 PM   #67 
        - debate it with the physicist. i don't know if we're being told the truth or not.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 03:00 PM   #77 
           - I think we're in agreement on most levels. It's the "I want reliable information..." part.  Atman   Mar-12-11 03:31 PM   #79 
              - no, i don't believe that they are necessarily telling the truth.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:39 PM   #80 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-12-11 02:06 AM   #2 
  - i'm not a nuclear apologist. i don't like nukes. i don't like uninformed hysteria either.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 02:07 AM   #4 
     - well theyve been at it all night. and every promise they made has been broken  meow mix   Mar-12-11 03:07 AM   #16 
  - We'll I'm going to be, but  donheld   Mar-12-11 02:11 AM   #5 
  - no problem.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 02:14 AM   #8 
  - Considering NHK is confirming an explosion... This shit is not just gonna go away n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Mar-12-11 02:13 AM   #6 
  - please link the explosion.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 02:15 AM   #9 
  - It's the first topic in GD, but nonetheless  AlabamaLibrul   Mar-12-11 02:15 AM   #10 
  - Photo of Explosion in LBN Thread:  Hissyspit   Mar-12-11 02:47 AM   #13 
  - Non-nuclear explosion. Most likely hydrogen if what I'm thinking is correct.  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 02:17 AM   #12 
  - But Gaia is pissed and wants to kill us all!  JVS   Mar-12-11 02:13 AM   #7 
  - Don't you miss those old Captain Planet cartoons??  LAGC   Mar-12-11 04:50 AM   #53 
  - Recommended - for common sense and level-headedness n/t  Common Sense Party   Mar-12-11 02:17 AM   #11 
  - " but not an explosion" oops?  upi402   Mar-12-11 03:30 AM   #23 
  - do you know what the cause of the explosion was?  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:40 AM   #48 
  - The EXPLOSION kind of blows the "common sense and level headedness" of this post. nt  Raine   Mar-12-11 03:51 AM   #33 
     - do you know the cause of the explosion?  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:41 AM   #49 
        - Yes. The nuclear power plant blew up.  grahamhgreen   Mar-12-11 04:57 AM   #56 
           - >.  meow mix   Mar-12-11 04:58 AM   #57 
           - please link me to the report of the "nuclear power plant blowing up"  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:59 AM   #58 
           - "Meltdown Caused Nuke Plant Explosion: Safety Body"  grahamhgreen   Mar-12-11 02:01 PM   #72 
              - that doesn;t say the reactor blew up. in fact, it specifically says it did not.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 03:02 PM   #78 
           - No. No it did not.  Codeine   Mar-12-11 01:43 PM   #64 
              - Yes, sadly, it did, see #72 above  grahamhgreen   Mar-12-11 02:25 PM   #73 
  - FIY  tama   Mar-12-11 03:00 AM   #14 
  - Link?  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 03:10 AM   #18 
  - It's in finnish  tama   Mar-12-11 03:35 AM   #27 
     - Google translation:  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 03:41 AM   #28 
  - cherbobyl had a graphite moderator that ignited causing explosions.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 03:27 AM   #21 
     - That is a relief. For what it is worth... what can happen? (No snark, by the way.)  Luminous Animal   Mar-12-11 03:35 AM   #26 
        - i'm not posing as a nuclear expert. radiation release can happen small or large.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:14 AM   #41 
           - When Chernobyl happened, what was the evacuation area prior to the meltdown?  Luminous Animal   Mar-12-11 04:27 AM   #43 
              - The reactor and moderator at Chernobyl exploded...  SidDithers   Mar-12-11 01:55 PM   #68 
  - Explosion heard at Fukushima nuclear plant, 4 injured: TEPCO  DearAbby   Mar-12-11 03:29 AM   #22 
  - unrec  upi402   Mar-12-11 03:32 AM   #24 
  - Wrong, a Chernobyl-scale or worse accident can occur at light water reactors  bananas   Mar-12-11 03:32 AM   #25 
  - "Could the apocalypse-mongers please quit slavering?"  upi402   Mar-12-11 03:44 AM   #29 
  - This is not Chernobyl  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 03:49 AM   #31 
  - Didn't I debate against nuclear power with you before?  upi402   Mar-12-11 03:52 AM   #36 
  - I believe you are confusing me with Statistical.  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 03:53 AM   #37 
  - dont worry they are pretty much interchangeable.  meow mix   Mar-12-11 04:02 AM   #40 
  - Those radioactivity levels are from way before the explosion happened  thewiseguy   Mar-12-11 04:22 AM   #42 
  - he seems to be sleeping fine.. while a melting core has been ejected by explosion  meow mix   Mar-12-11 03:49 AM   #32 
  - Okay...so when I read they said it was in the courtyard  Rex   Mar-12-11 03:52 AM   #35 
  - Where are you reading this?  Paradoxical   Mar-12-11 03:53 AM   #38 
  - More bullshit...  SidDithers   Mar-12-11 01:59 PM   #69 
  - i live on the west coast & have friends & family in japan. which is why i'm  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 03:51 AM   #34 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-12-11 03:53 AM   #39 
  - Wrong, wrong, wrong!!!!! unrec  Raine   Mar-12-11 03:46 AM   #30 
  - So now we've had the 'impossible' explosion, what's he have to say? nt  jannyk   Mar-12-11 04:30 AM   #44 
  - that's not what he said. & you have no idea what the cause of the explosion was.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:38 AM   #46 
     - But what he did say was not accurate science.  girl gone mad   Mar-12-11 01:42 PM   #63 
  - "but not an explosion!" - famous last wo....  Bluebear   Mar-12-11 04:36 AM   #45 
  - that's not what he said. and you have no idea what the cause of the explosion was.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 04:39 AM   #47 
     - Sheesh! Testy!  Bluebear   Mar-12-11 04:43 AM   #50 
     - the nuke lobby is feeling a little naked.  meow mix   Mar-12-11 04:44 AM   #51 
        - The derision displayed by DU tonight is certainly a low point.  joshcryer   Mar-12-11 04:48 AM   #52 
     - Some idea  tama   Mar-12-11 05:28 AM   #60 
        - the reactor didn't explode.  Hannah Bell   Mar-12-11 02:30 PM   #75 
  - Oops. It done blowed up already.  grahamhgreen   Mar-12-11 04:55 AM   #54 
  - We have to face it -- no energy source (except maybe solar) is without its risks.  LAGC   Mar-12-11 04:56 AM   #55 
  - "equipment damage" oh well if just the equipment gets damaged whats the big deal?  meow mix   Mar-12-11 05:02 AM   #59 
  - Hard to lie with a Geiger counter - which anyone can buy and use  somone   Mar-12-11 11:54 AM   #62 
  - OMG!! They're checking for radiation!...  SidDithers   Mar-12-11 02:01 PM   #71 
  - Apples and Oranges - Chernobyl was a massive graphite fire - LWR can still release large amounts of  jpak   Mar-12-11 01:48 PM   #65 
  - K&R...  SidDithers   Mar-12-11 01:50 PM   #66 
  - Bullshit.  AngryAmish   Mar-12-11 02:01 PM   #70 
  - I saw him taking bribes from rogue electrons the other day.  Rex   Mar-12-11 02:28 PM   #74 
  - Thanks for this...  a la izquierda   Mar-12-11 02:51 PM   #76 
  - Thanks for posting this information.  HuckleB   Mar-12-11 04:43 PM   #81 
  - Locking  cbayer   Mar-12-11 06:58 PM   #82 
 

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