Headed to the American Nuclear Society Winter Meeting – Follow Me There!

Fast Fission Podast #17 – mp3 file I’m packing up and heading out for the ANS Winter meeting in Washington DC.   It’s Amtrack to NYC, then on to Union Station in DC. There are a couple of things going on at the conference that I’m really looking forward to.  At the ANS Winter meeting there is always a vendor exposition and it’s always fun and interesting to walk around and talk to representsatives of all...

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Join Your Favorite Nuclear Bloggers & Podcasters in Washington DC on Nov 17! (Fast Fission Podcast 6)

Get the MP3 Here Who says blogging and podcasting has to be all work and no play?  Come and join your favorite nuclear bloggers, reporters, writers and podcasters at an “underground meet up” on Tuesday, November 17 , 2009 at 6:00 PM at the Omni Hotel.  Participants will include more than a dozen of today’s most influential pro-nuclear voices on the Internet and in print. My sources tell me the following people have...

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And you thought nuclear engineering & science was all about energy? Guess Again! (Podcast Episode #69)

While at the American Nuclear Society Annual Conference last week I had the opportunity to speak with several students about their interests and fields of study.  The broad range of responses is insightful and serves to illustrate that commercial energy generation is just one of many career options related to nuclear engineering, science, and technology. The students also help dispel the myth that nuclear careers are only for...

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The 2010 ANS Student Conference (Video Podcast #68)

“Live” from the 2009 ANS Conference in Atlanta, GA. Download the Video File Here John Wheeler and guest co-host Rod Adams of “The Atomic Show” meet with a group of students from the University of Michigan to discuss the ANS Student Conference.  The student conference will be held in April 2010 at the University of Michigan.  For more info go to the conference web site at http://www.studentans2010.org. Watch the...

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Who are those Nuclear Bloggers Anyway?!

There will be a rare convergence of nuclear bloggers in Atlanta on Wednesday afternoon, June 17 at the annual ANS Conference.  Rod Adams of “The Atomic Show” podcast and “Atomic Insights” blog, and Dan Yurman of the “Idaho Samizdat” blog will join me for a panel discussion hosted by David Pointer on “Focus on Communications in the New Media.” Thank you Dan for suggesting that we hold an...

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