List of books about nuclear issues facts for kids

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The expanding fireball from the "Badger" United States nuclear test.
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The decommissioned Trojan Nuclear power plant.
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President Jimmy Carter in Pennsylvania following the Three Mile Island accident in 1979
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Stewart Brand at a 2010 debate, "Does the world need nuclear energy?"
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Ranger Uranium Mine complex in Australia

This is a list of books about nuclear issues. They are recent non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power.

  • Atomic Obsession: Nuclear Alarmism From Hiroshima to Al-Qaeda (2010)
  • American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (2005)
  • Britain, Australia and the Bomb (2006)
  • Canada’s Deadly Secret: Saskatchewan Uranium and the Global Nuclear System (2007)
  • Carbon-Free and Nuclear-Free (2007)
  • Chernobyl: Consequences of the Catastrophe for People and the Environment (2009)
  • Chernobyl. Vengeance of peaceful atom. (2006)
  • Conservation Fallout: Nuclear Protest at Diablo Canyon (2006)
  • Contesting the Future of Nuclear Power (2011)
  • Fallout: An American Nuclear Tragedy (2004)
  • Fukushima: Japan's Tsunami and the Inside Story of the Nuclear Meltdowns (2013)
  • Full Body Burden: Growing Up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats (2012)
  • In Mortal Hands: A Cautionary History of the Nuclear Age (2009)
  • Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us (2013)
  • Maralinga: Australia’s Nuclear Waste Cover-up (2007)
  • Megawatts and Megatons (2001)
  • My Australian Story: Atomic Testing (2009)
  • Nuclear Borderlands: The Manhattan Project in Post-Cold War New Mexico (2006)
  • Nuclear Implosions: The Rise and Fall of the Washington Public Power Supply System (2008)
  • Nuclear Nebraska: The Remarkable Story of the Little County That Couldn’t Be Bought (2007)
  • Nuclear or Not? Does Nuclear Power Have a Place in a Sustainable Energy Future? (2007)
  • Nuclear Power is not the Answer
  • Nuclear Terrorism: The Ultimate Preventable Catastrophe (2004)
  • On Nuclear Terrorism (2007)
  • Plutopia (2013)
  • Power to Save the World: The Truth About Nuclear Energy (2007)
  • Reaction Time: Climate Change and the Nuclear Option (2007)
  • The Doomsday Machine: The High Price of Nuclear Energy, The World's Most Dangerous Fuel (2012)
  • The Four Faces of Nuclear Terrorism (2004)
  • The Last Train From Hiroshima (2010)
  • The Lean Guide to Nuclear Energy: A Life-Cycle in Trouble (2007)
  • The Psychology of Nuclear Proliferation (2006)
  • The Unfinished Twentieth Century (2001)
  • Three Mile Island: A Nuclear Crisis in Historical Perspective (2004)
  • TORCH report (2006)
  • Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb (2012)
  • Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster (2005)
  • What Will Work: Fighting Climate Change with Renewable Energy, Not Nuclear Power (2011)
  • World Nuclear Industry Status Report

Related pages

  • Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
  • List of environmental books

List of books about nuclear issues Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.