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        Nuclear Waste: Yucca Mountain

        This video segment adapted from FRONTLINE looks at the controversy surrounding the plans for the first designated permanent repository for high-level nuclear waste in the U.S. Despite intensive geological studies on the suitability of the Yucca Mountain site, it seems that no one can assure that this underground "nuclear graveyard" can safely contain the long-lived radiation it is being designed to store.

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