Japan backtracked on an ambitious plan to shut all of its nuclear reactors but Germany is blasting forward with an effort to do just that by 2022.
Vermont's Yankee reactor would have closed this year had a power company kept a decade-old promise.
The United States can't afford giveaways for mining and oil companies anymore.
Having the Energy Department manage radiation health research makes as much sense as giving tobacco companies the authority to see if smoking is bad for you.
Is there intelligent life on Earth?
Nearly a year after the Fukushima disaster and more than three decades after the Three Mile Island accident, nuclear power remains expensive, dangerous, and too radioactive for Wall Street.
The United States is awaiting its own nuclear catastrophe before changing course.
All we need is the political will to fight for serious public investment in sustainable energy.