Exploration

Explorations – September 14, 2004

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Bushes plan to nuclearize outer space. Bruce Ganyon, Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space – www.space4peace.org, and Karl Grossman, Professor of Journalism at State University of New York College at Old Westbury. Also: Great State of Florida battered by series of monster hurricanes. What is driving it? Global warming? Or part of a natural cycle?; Wildlife extinction: Have ecologists underestimated the real damage caused by human activity?; Study shows long term exposure to pollution can have harmful effect on teenagers; Iran – facing international pressure – has begun to back off from statements that it wants to process 40 tons of Uranium Hexafluoride; Scientists zeroing in on gene that may be responsible for some people coming down with alcoholism and depression.