Nuclear Power Generation Technology
This paper looks at nuclear power generation technology and its impact on society in the past, present and future.
# 130812 | 2,000 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2006 |
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Philosophy (Science) , Physics (Nuclear) , Computer and Technology (Technology) , Sociology (General)
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In this article, the writer discusses that in selecting a technology to focus upon in this essay, one of the key criteria was that the technology should reflect both humanity's hopes and its fears regarding science and technology. The writer points out that while at one point in history science and technology seemed to offer people overwhelmingly positive avenues to the future, today that is no longer the case. The writer discusses nuclear power and looks at its past, current and future effect on society.
From the Paper:"We can see this shift in the popular view of science and technology most obviously in film and television, as visions of the future seem to have become progressively darker and bleaker in the last decades of the twentieth and into the twenty-first century."
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