China syndrome


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China syndrome

[′chī·nə ‚sin‚drōm]
(nucleonics)
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Breaking her ankle on the set of The China Syndrome meant that Jane Fonda could no longer practise ballet as she had been for years.
Caption: Michael Douglas, Jane Fonda and Daniel Valdez in "The China Syndrome".
But, whether we leave or remain in the EU, the China Syndrome is here to stay in the West.
A foot fracture she suffered on the set of "The China Syndrome" left her unable to continue attending ballet classes so she began participating in aerobics classes instead.
Important to note, this report continues, was that the architect of Fukushima Daiichi Reactor 3, Uehara Haruo, warned on 17 November 2011 warned that a "China Syndrome" (aka: Hydrovolcanic Explosion) was "inevitable" due to the melted atomic fuel that had escaped the container vessel and was now burning through the earth.
5 The China Syndrome (1979) JANE Fonda, Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas involved in another potentially explosive nuclear cover up.
The China Syndrome (RTE 1, 12.25am - 2.35am) Thriller, starring Jane Fonda and Jack Lemmon, A reporter and a cameraman find themselves embroiled in a cover-up at a nuclear power plant 1979 ????
A spike in artificially inseminated baby boys followed, coupled with an equal spike of the Egyptian version of the China syndrome; in impoverished areas, baby girls were killed the moment they were born.
That debate has been largely muted since the 1980s when rock concerts were held to galvanize opposition to nuclear power after the Three Mile Island incident in Pennsylvania and the popular movie 'The China Syndrome,' that raised awareness of the dangers of a nuclear reactor meltdown.
His film credits include 'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps,' 'Solitary Man,' 'You, Me and Dupree,' 'Traffic,' 'Wonder Boys,' 'Falling Down,' 'Fatal Attraction' and 'The China Syndrome.'
His recent books include "The China Syndrome" and "The US-India Nuclear Pact: Policy, Process, and Great Power Politics." This commentary is reprinted with permission from YaleGlobal Online (www.yaleglobal.yale.edu).
His recent books include "The China Syndrome" (HarperCollins) and "The US-India Nuclear Pact: Policy, Process, and Great Power Politics" (Oxford University Press).

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