Nuclear Power and Human Health

Dr. Jeffrey Patterson, former president of Physicians for Social Responsibility talks with Earth Focus about the links between nuclear power and human health. What, if any, dose of radiation is safe? What kind of radiation are we exposed to? Can …

Three Mile Island: Cover up?

Three Mile Island is the worse nuclear accident in US history. Officials say the amount of radiation released from the plant during the 1979 disaster was small — the maximum anyone could have received was equivalent to a chest X-Ray. …

Chernobyl – The Real Story

International agencies, the nuclear industry and governments cover up key data about the 1986 nuclear disaster at Chernobyl say authors of a new book, Chernobyl: Consequences of the Catastrophe for People and the Environment. They say almost a million people …

Nuclear Power: Risks and Consequences

(Earth Focus: Episode 32) The untold stories behind the nuclear disasters. Local residents say radiation from Three Mile Island caused death and disease. Radioactivity from Chernobyl may be linked to diminished intelligence even 30 years after the disaster. After Fukushima, …