Science and Society
Fri August 30, 2013
The Method: Migrating Trees, Radiochemistry and Preventing Blackouts
This go 'round on The Method, a scientist at Oak Ridge National Lab is working to predict how climate change will affect Tennessee's forests and possibly the 39,000 jobs they provide. Then, Chrissy Keuper interviews the new head of the University of Tennessee's radiochemistry lab. And ten years after the nation's biggest blackout, we look at how TVA is trying to prevent the next major power failure.