Great, so Duke Nukem (Dean Stockwell) and Dr. Blight (Meg Ryan) have Cap holed up in some bunker in Antarctica. On top of that, they’re demanding a lifetime supply of nuclear waste – for who knows what? I guess Nukem’s hungry. And what is it with this guy and Antarctica? Leave those penguins alone!
This brings us to a very real topic, though. What are we supposed to do with nuclear waste? After the uranium is used up, the rods have to stay somewhere, and they can be dangerous: In fact, nuclear waste is so hot that if it is spilled, it will melt through the earth until it hits groundwater! Many people are talking about potential solutions. Read on in this article by VOA News to find out more.
In other news, Wednesday night is the World Premiere of the Captain Planet Season One DVDs! It’ll be hosted by Renew Social Ventures and Architecture for Humanity right outside Atlanta. Not a southerner? Not a problem! We’ll be live-tweeting from the event, giving out prizes, and having a good ol’ virtual time from 7:30 to 9:30. Just follow us @PlaneteerAlert, and use the hashtag #TPIY to join the party!
Til then, The Power Is Yours!