Q: Why would we even think about using nuclear energy after the disaster at Fukushima (and all the other accidents)?
A: Climate change is accelerating.
Intro article: Flooded Trains Show Disaster Risks in Japan
“How dare you? You have stolen my dreams and my childhood,” she told world leaders at the United Nations. She has also said that money and eternal economic growth are “fairy tales.”
The Rise in Temperature Anomalies
Blue circles show temperatures below normal and red ones show above normal. Created by Antti Lipponen, a research scientist from the Finnish Meteorological Institute. The data used was from the NASA GISS, Land Ocean Temperature Index.
Please watch this video with the subtitles that are best for you; Time-lapse Proof of Extreme Ice Loss
Then, read the following article, New report warns against climate change’s effect on oceans at the level that suits you best:
Finally, write a two-paragraph response and post it in the reply below. The first paragraph should be a summary (what were the main points, details, and conclusion of the article). The second paragraph should be your response (what you thought about the article and why.)
[What’s a paragraph??]
[A paragraph is a group of sentences with no line breaks between them. They indicate a single thought. The first sentence should give the main idea. The next couple of sentences should support or give details about the main idea. The final sentence should re-state–different words–the first sentence, or give you final thoughts.]