Best of the Best of the Best of 2005…continued…from Intel to Oprah, movies to wine, and sustainable corporations to things said when they thought the mics were off.
If you’re at work at all this week, you’ll be off tomorrow for New Year’s Eve, or at least heading out early. So, instead of Light Friday, we now officially have Light Thursday (With Part II of this piece to appear in tomorrow’s Light Friday, just in case anyone’s paying attention. ‘Tis the time of year when media becomes obsessed with lists. In keeping with that time-honored tradition, we bring you some of the Best Lists of 2005.
Apparently, dealing with nuclear power plants’ radioactive waste isn’t as easy as originally thought to be. Yucca Mountain’s big hole in the ground, wherein excess, unusable radioactive waste was decided to be deposited, is in a sort of purgatory. So an ambitious new kind of reprocessing has been proposed.
After a debaucherous holiday, we’re back and diving right in to bringing you some significant info. Coming during the last few days before the Senate left for the holidays, a vote came down on Wednesday blocking drilling in Alaska’s National Wildlife Refuge — a Christmas gift for Democrats (and some Republicans) but a lump of coal for most Republicans.