Nick Angotti, executive director and co-founder of the Peace on Earth Film Festival, tells Worldview about the origins of the festival. The festival open today in Chicago. Also, documentary filmmaker Adam Horowitz discusses his festival entry “Nuclear Savage: The Islands of Secr
In pop culture, we tend to pigeonhole scientists into a few stereotypes: out-of-touch nerds (Jerry Lewis’ Nutty Professor), bumbling head-in-the-clouds types (Doc Brown) or obsessed madmen (Dr. Frankenstein/Moreau/Jekyll/Strangelove).
Because of the growing crisis at Japan’s Fukushima power plant, we’ve spent the past week discussing nuclear energy around the globe. Today we conclude with a look at Africa. Many African nations have long struggled to find reliable energy sources.