Monthly Archives: June 2011

Conference – Society for the Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP)

. . . is where I’d prefer to be right now. This is the third biennial conference of SPSP, being held in Exeter this year (June 22 – 24, 2011).  The conference webpage is here: http://www.genomicsnetwork.ac.uk/egenis/events/societyforthephilosophyofscienceinpractice-conference/conferenceprogramme/ and the program is … Continue reading

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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Current Situation: An analogy (UPDATED on May 22nd, May 30, and June 21, 2011)

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Current Situation: An analogy (UPDATED on May 22nd, May 30, and June 21, 2011). I added a link to the latest monthly progress report (with images) by TEPCO, with a bit of commentary.  

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AP1000 – the NRC asks that it be proved “to its satisfaction” that Westinghouse & Toshiba have “. . . completely documented the adequacy of the design.”

AP1000 – the NRC asks that it be proved “to its satisfaction” that Westinghouse & Toshiba have “. . . completely documented the adequacy of the design.”. I added a postscript to the previous (May 22, 2011) post, about blaming … Continue reading

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