The Nuclear Waste Problem


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  • acoow
    acoow  6 hours back

    We should hire flat-earthers to take the waste to Antarctica and throw it over the edge of the Earth.

    • Zé Scotto di Vettimo
      Zé Scotto di Vettimo  14 hours back

      How can u say one of the most cleanest if it's there poisoning hazardous waste?

      • b e a n o s
        b e a n o s  23 hours back

        r a m e n n 00 d l e s

        • Animeetchi
          Animeetchi  3 days back

          Once the tunnels finnished in Finnland, some one will say, 'hey, ah we actually found a way to break down the harmfull byproduct. Can you dig it back up?'

          • Greg Specht
            Greg Specht  3 days back

            4:49 Homeland security would like to know your location

            • John Adeniran
              John Adeniran  3 days back

              the kushite were the most powerful civilization in the world not the romans

              • Pinoy Adventure Rider
                Pinoy Adventure Rider  4 days back

                Radioactive sushi anyone?

                • ХОРОШО
                  ХОРОШО  4 days back

                  Long time solution is not needed. Because high radiation is good for environment, it's just bad for people. Wild life in Chernobil just booming there.

                  • Quantum Gaming
                    Quantum Gaming  4 days back

                    The ending was deep...

                    • Hung Pham
                      Hung Pham  4 days back


                      • Meliodas
                        Meliodas  4 days back

                        what flag are you using for arabic? the fuck?

                        • Twig
                          Twig  5 days back

                          you can bet Finland will ask top Euro for companies and nations to store nuclear waste there.

                          • R/Uncle Rico
                            R/Uncle Rico  5 days back

                            that moment bill gates had a reactor designed that can use nuclear waste.... dig it all up boys

                            • Lukas Rockell
                              Lukas Rockell  6 days back

                              6:11 Except for the fact that its rising out of the oceane gaining a good 7km² every year.

                              • Bob_a_dooda
                                Bob_a_dooda  7 days back

                                Maybe if the Soviet Union maintained Chernobyl it wouldn't have melted.

                                • Dylan Baer
                                  Dylan Baer  1 weeks back

                                  Better message: “This is the storage site of dangerous material. It hurts you by emitting energy you can not see, can not hear, can not smell, can not feel, and can not taste. The material is waste and presents nothing to you but danger. It can’t even be weaponized. We have sealed away this waste and contained it’s harmful properties but the possibility of a leak still remains. It is best to leave this place abandoned.”

                                  • victor bruun
                                    victor bruun  1 weeks back

                                    not cleaner than wind? Honestly wind is really filthy when considering all the energy needed to make those very frequently replaces wings. They wear out ya know. Smelted how? Well.. usually coal..
                                    Not to mention transport.

                                    As for storage, real easy, dig a hole in a mountain. Find a stable area and leave the copper tubes there. I went into the depths of it has been in use for some time already. Watched them deposit one of the capsules.

                                    Sure eventually it will fill up, but by then there should be many more such caves dug.

                                    • victor bruun
                                      victor bruun  1 weeks back

                                      Oh and the "curse of the ancient gods" just makes for better archeologists in another 15000 years after the end of this humanity and a rise from modern hunter gatherers. Just like after atlantis fell in 10600BC and technological civilisation ceased after the meteor cracked canadian iceberg (with a melted water ocean flooding (sealevels rose 150m over night, weather patterns changed, sahara became a desert etc.. and yes atlantis in mali died (see eye of sahara))).
                                      If there are no lethal dangers, explorers get lazy and stupid. The dumb survive etc. Such death traps are good for future evolution.
                                      In the future if their archeologists are as dumb as ours they will call those deposits religious mazes. Possibly related to Moneytauros[!] (lol), and it was sealed because of astrological reasons.
                                      Then they find the treasure vaults and the curse strikes.

                                  • NjK
                                    NjK  1 weeks back

                                    What happens if someone of a bad moral character thinks it is a weapon or something in the future and decides to dig anyways?

                                    • Lisa Blanchfield
                                      Lisa Blanchfield  1 weeks back

                                      wind power , laughing my ass off, expensive and now being buried due to them being non recyclable. thermal and hydro thats the way forward

                                      • Remarkable SeiF
                                        Remarkable SeiF  1 weeks back

                                        This might give a future civilization access to nuclear power lol

                                        • Corey Chambers
                                          Corey Chambers  1 weeks back

                                          Finland is not devoid of natural disasters. Finland has recent volcano eruptions such as Eyjafjallajokull.

                                          • Fliyo MB
                                            Fliyo MB  3 days back

                                            I read that name and my furniture is now flying

                                          • todd_patton
                                            todd_patton  1 weeks back

                                            That's Iceland, my dude

                                        • Kat Meows
                                          Kat Meows  1 weeks back

                                          Funny how animals were left and survived in both areas???

                                          • DatBoiYeet Official
                                            DatBoiYeet Official  1 weeks back

                                            Ok, so there woried that the things that discover the waste won speak the right language. But they also can make the sight disappear because the internet and books have it documented. Well if they can read enough from books to learn the location, they can read the danger signs

                                            • Bullwinke̷le
                                              Bullwinke̷le  1 weeks back

                                              Wow, I couldn't make it to the 1 minute mark without running into a blatant falsehood. Why would you produce a video using lies and deception when the world is at stake?

                                              • Ignacio Gonzalez
                                                Ignacio Gonzalez  1 weeks back

                                                @Bullwinke̷le so what? It is one of the most toxic ones

                                              • Bullwinke̷le
                                                Bullwinke̷le  1 weeks back

                                                Ignacio Gonzalez "Nuclear waste is the most toxic substance known to man." It is not even close.

                                              • Ignacio Gonzalez
                                                Ignacio Gonzalez  1 weeks back

                                                What are the lies?

                                            • Jesus Christ
                                              Jesus Christ  2 weeks back

                                              Cleaner than solar...😂🤣🤣 rrright ok

                                              • Nicolas Bouliane
                                                Nicolas Bouliane  2 weeks back

                                                I love how the message isn't even written in simple English

                                                • smudge82ad
                                                  smudge82ad  2 weeks back

                                                  The warning is so long and poetic. Cut the crap and make it simple

                                                  • Saeed Shah
                                                    Saeed Shah  2 weeks back

                                                    Why don't send the waste to sun, Mars, Venus, neptune or into the distant space.
                                                    It will get us rid of this problem once and for all forever.

                                                    • The Bound Bowman
                                                      The Bound Bowman  2 weeks back

                                                      Let's learn about Nuclear Waste!
                                                      ... 10 minutes later...
                                                      *Complete existential crisis*

                                                      • Joe Vines
                                                        Joe Vines  2 weeks back

                                                        The message, the symbols and landscaping will make this place look super interesting 😂

                                                        • Free and Critical Thinker

                                                          How many have died due to nuclear waste? Now how many have died because of lawn mowers? Cars? Slipping and falling on ice? Mistakes made during surgery? RX allergic reactions? When you do the math and then look at the energy that is harnessed , the illogical fear from it becomes laughable. If you still promote scaremongering then tell me WHAT other power supply we can switch to. And switch to almost immediately...

                                                          • Cody Risling
                                                            Cody Risling  2 weeks back

                                                            Send everything into space.....futurama did it and it went great

                                                            • Fujin-Raijin
                                                              Fujin-Raijin  2 weeks back


                                                              • me Say
                                                                me Say  2 weeks back

                                                                Thank God christopher colombo is gone,and i hope his dna has mutated.

                                                                • SpectruM
                                                                  SpectruM  2 weeks back

                                                                  5:50 Use bedrock

                                                                  • The Most Interesting Man On Youtube

                                                                    Build Nuclear Power Plants in Antarctica or at the North Pole

                                                                    Cooling Problems Solved , you're welcome

                                                                    • John Smith
                                                                      John Smith  2 weeks back

                                                                      Launch it is space or dump it in a live Volcano,s crater where the lave will incinerate it.

                                                                      • K F
                                                                        K F  2 weeks back

                                                                        DUMP IT TO THE OCEAN BRO MAKE SENSE ITS LIKE ONE TEAR IN THE POOL

                                                                        • K F
                                                                          K F  2 weeks back

                                                                          @John Smith
                                                                          Im not, sorry for caps.
                                                                          I mean, theres some ways we can possibly ensure that the fuel remain intact. Imagine project 5 kilom. deep water has stable teperature, barely moves so its ideal storage.

                                                                        • John Smith
                                                                          John Smith  2 weeks back

                                                                          You must be from India.
                                                                          Even the tried and true Ganges river can not take this waste.

                                                                      • sor3999
                                                                        sor3999  2 weeks back

                                                                        I don't see why you couldn't just put them where we've found them... Underground. I don't find this to be an insurmountable problem that requires human maintenance for 1000s of years. The uranium unearthed NOW does not require our care. And how about you just don't mark the spot you buried it? Trying to come up with symbols draw attention. If the area looked like every other plain wilderness no one is going to go looking.

                                                                        • Morghurassor F2P UIM
                                                                          Morghurassor F2P UIM  2 weeks back

                                                                          Future civilisation finding the underground storage facilities is not a problem at all. Lets say some group of scientists 4000 years from today will dig up a nuclear waste container. They open it and get a radiation sickness possibly killing one or two of them. The rest will be like "Wow the mystery box sure is dangerous, maybe thats the reason why it was buried deep underground in the first place. We should not have opened it, lets put it back". It's not like they would dig up every single container, put them on display on major cities and spread the insides everywhere just in case (okay, we have always done it ever since we discovered something old in the ground but after the first people have died from the radiation sickness, people start to agree that maybe it's not the best idea to dig up these death cylinders)

                                                                          • JL
                                                                            JL  2 weeks back

                                                                            What about transporting all of the radioactive waste material to the moon?

                                                                            • rancid
                                                                              rancid  2 weeks back

                                                                              _forbidden swimming pools_

                                                                              • SassyHershsey SassyHershey

                                                                                smart insects might not have a care about death or danger......

                                                                                • Doug Grinbergs
                                                                                  Doug Grinbergs  3 weeks back

                                                                                  5:48 permanent nuke waste storage in Finland

                                                                                  • ͔
                                                                                    ͔  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Just for fricking two Power plants.

                                                                                • tiffsaver
                                                                                  tiffsaver  3 weeks back

                                                                                  According to the Nuclear Energy Commission, there is no "problem."

                                                                                  • SaltireSkillz
                                                                                    SaltireSkillz  3 weeks back

                                                                                    That message me makes me curious😂😂

                                                                                    • nuclear powered cake
                                                                                      nuclear powered cake  3 weeks back

                                                                                      Use Thorium

                                                                                      • ͔
                                                                                        ͔  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Not enough heat.

                                                                                    • Quiet Ackshon
                                                                                      Quiet Ackshon  3 weeks back

                                                                                      I get it, "nuclear bad".