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"If You Care About the Environment, You Should Support Nuclear Power"

Tim Wu in Slate:

But our fears may be way out of proportion to the actual risks . . . 

But what is the role of science if not to meet our greatest fears with actual data? Tomatoes were once thought poisonous, and doctors once believed it was wrong to treat illness by cutting open the human body. Our fear of nuclear power has gone too far.

As the kids say: "No sh*t, Sherlock."