Longue vue – Risques et accidents

Pal

18 Jan 2019

Pal

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(Français) Crash Test, résisteront-elles ? – 2015

15 Apr 2015

(Français) Crash Test, résisteront-elles ? – 2015
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Cosmos 954 downfalls – 2015

23 Jan 2015

Cosmos 954 downfalls – 2015

Nuclear Code of Silence

Thirty-seven years ago, the Russian nuclear powered satellite Cosmos 954 returned to Earth during its 2060th revolution. Its debris crashed on the Canadian Far North close to the Arctic. It was the 24th of January 1978, 11h53 Universal Time, 5h53 at Yellowknife on the banks of Great Slave Lake, Northwest Territories Canada.

The decade 1970-1980 is marked by the worldwide launch of nuclear-based electricity. It is the height of the Atoms for Peace campaign launched in the 1950s to erase the horrors of the atomic bombs dropped on Japan. Nuclear for all is on the way.

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