Volume 278 Issue 5705, 12 April 1979

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    Fast breeder reactors are an essential part of a nuclear future—but in the light of the incident at Three Mile Island would they be safe? Professor F. R. Farmer, Safety Adviser to the UK Atomic Energy Authority, discusses how to assess their dangers

    • F. R. Farmer
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    The US Geological Survey celebrates its centenary this year. Harold L. Burstyn, the agency's official historian, surveys the past 100 years

    • Harold L. Burstyn

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