- Bringing Up Turing’s ‘Child-Machine’ (revised) – PhilSci-Archive
- Alan Turing Year / “Bringing Up Turing’s ‘Child-Machine’ “
- Fukushima Current Status: “cold shutdown” is cold comfort — remaining problems are “immense”
- Brief Hiatus
- Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Current Situation: An analogy (UPDATED on May 22nd, May 30, June 21, July 3rd, August 4th, September 22nd, and October 17th, 2011)
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Monthly Archives: September 2011
UPDATED – comment on Sun Sentinel article “Design planned for new Florida nukes OKed as criticism intensifies” by Julie Patel
UPDATE: Julie Patel has corrected the article. On a Saturday morning, yet! Thanks very much to her for that. [I entered the comment below electronically on the Sun Sentinel’s website in the space provided for comments, but it has not … Continue reading
Thorium Reactors – a practical step forward after decades of being thrwarted?.
I listened to Kirk Sorenson’s TED talk on thorium-fueled molten salt reactors and was pretty intrigued, even impressed. I prefer ingenious use of solar such as integrating electricity-generating solar cells into buildings, clothing, backpacks, furniture, and so on … Continue reading
….. There is an interesting post on the OLP and Literary Studies Blog on WordPress about an exhibit in Cambridge (UK) featuring photographs related to Wittgenstein’s life. The post features an embedded video. The video is a discussion between … Continue reading
On building and interpreting physical models: the NRC now has to face what went wrong in modeling the AP1000 nuclear reactor design (UPDATED on September 24th, 2011)
On building and interpreting physical models: the NRC now has to face what went wrong in modeling the AP1000 nuclear reactor design (UPDATED on September 24th, 2011). I’ve updated this post, replacing the last paragraph with the following: UPDATE September … Continue reading
I ran across this and am posting it as it might be useful. It allows queries of info obtained from an IAEA database. Explore the World’s Nuclear Power Infrastructure with Wolfram|Alpha.