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Thorium Advocate Nuclear Tour of Argonne National Laboratory

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Thorium & Molten Salt Reactor advocates John Kutsch, Stephen Boyd, Kim Johnson, Mike Conley & Alex Cannara visit Argonne National Laboratory. This footage was collected for an upcoming documentary on Thorium. http://ThoriumRemix.com 02:30 How did John Kutsch get involved in Thorium? 03:40 Indium ("we will kill you!"). 08:00 Anti-nuke organizations. Difficulty of changing org policy. 40:00 Renewable storage & solar & wind. (Local OK. Farms are lossy.) 44:40 New power trunk line to SanFransisco. 46:00 No nuclear industry. Small education program. Industry wants to hide. 47:00 French / France nuclear power. 47:30 Japanese nuclear leak (steam) ~10y ago. 49:25 AP1000. Good numbers. Less wire, pumps & valves. 53:00 Boyd wants mature energy landscape. 53:50 You can't forget about butt-end of smokestack. Acidification. Climate. 55:20 Anti-intellectual movement couched in religion. 56:00 Protactinium, U-232, U-233 & Pu-239. Solve this. 57:50 High school chemistry (climate change). It is all there. 59:00 Helium shortage stupid members of Congress. 61:00 MSR could recover ecology. Lower CO2. Still in industrial revolution bad stewards. 63:00 Endless list of tech from MSR heat. Isotopes from neutron flux. Offworld. 70:00 Gov role for MSR. Skeptic that USA can do what did before. No can-do attitude.