"Attention has focused on oil insecurity, and rightly so, but it is not the same as food insecurity. An empty gas tank is one thing, an empty stomach another. And while there are substitutes for oil, there are none for food." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown weighs in on a nuclear discussion between John R. 'Grizz' Deal (Hyperion Power), Richard Lester (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and Scott Burnell (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission) with host Ira Flatow on NPR's Science Friday. Posted March 5, 2010.