Posts tagged with Laser isotope

Up for Debate: Laser Isotope Separation

Prof. Mark Raizen and Dr. Francis Slakey debate the benefits and risks of dual use scientific research. Is the promise of tapping into the rare isotopes of the elements worth risking the threat of nuclear proliferation? Debate: The Risks and Benefits of Laser Isotope Separation (LIS) In April 2012, Nature published “Controversial Research: Good Science Bad Science,”  which focused […]