Nuclear Power Pros And Cons: Is It Key To America's Energy Future? (PHOTOS)

11/15/2010 07:58 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Alden Wicker Freelance journalist and blogger on the sustainable lifestyle in New York City.

To some, nuclear energy is a ticking bomb. To others, it represents the future of an energy-independent and carbon-free America.

Is nuclear power a viable and safe option for generating electricity? Check out the pros and cons below, and come back November 16th at 2PM EST for a lively debate between Erich Pica, president of the environmental group Friends Of The Earth, and Stewart Brand, co-founder of the Global Business Network and president of the Long Now Foundation.

Nuclear Pros And Cons

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