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A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of nuclear energy.
Video playlists about Nuclear energy
The end of oil?
13 talks •
It's the question of our generation: Can we find a sustainable alternative to oil? Scientists, inventors and activists present stern warnings and visionary solutions for the energy of tomorrow.
Talks about Nuclear energy
The world doesn't need more nuclear weapons
We need nuclear power to solve climate change
How fear of nuclear power is hurting the environment
Want to innovate? Become a "now-ist"
How synchronized hammer strikes could generate nuclear fusion
Why stay in Chernobyl? Because it's home.
My radical plan for small nuclear fission reactors
Under 6 minutes
Yup, I built a nuclear fusion reactor
Thorium, an alternative nuclear fuel
Cracking Stuxnet, a 21st-century cyber weapon