Nuclear waste: science and ethics
The applications of nuclear science and technology raise many ethical questions. One of the most complex issues is deciding about the management and disposal of radioactive waste.
What will future generations think of our decisions? What would a fair decision be?
The Greek goddess Themis who symbolises justice wears a blindfold. Her blindfold may be seen in the nuclear waste debate as symbolising also our inability of knowing exactly how the future will unfold.