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Science in the News-letter #13

Two very different wind related stories are featured in this week”s edition:

how did dinosaur wind keep the prehistoric planet warm and should the biggest wind farm in England and Wales be built?

 

 

Is nuclear power too risky?

The story

Because of the chain of events that have taken place in Japan over the last week, the safety of nuclear power has again come into question.  As well as coping with the aftermath of earthquakes and a tsunami, More

The crazy world of future electricity generation

Image: Joby Energy

With all of the publicity surrounding the BP leak, crude oil is earning a very bad reputation indeed.  Hopefully some good will come out of the tragedy by persuading governments to look more seriously at using renewable sources of energy. More