France wants in on the nuclear power scenario again. Find out why.October 18, 2019Northwest Marketing 1TechnologyThis week Le Monde reported that the government asked EDF, the country’s main state-controlled energy company, to work up plans to build three new nuclear plants, each with a pair of its EPR reactors. The third-generation design produces enough electricity to supply 1.5 million people, and automatically shuts down and cools in the event of an accident.Read MoreLearn more about the technologies you might lead in the future. Click to know more about the MIT Technology Leadership Program (MIT TLP) Tweet Share Share Email Related Posts MyShake: A seismometer in your smartphone The UC Berkeley Seismology Lab is making seismometers out of smartphones with an eventual goal to create a worldwide earthquake early warning network. A new rapid imaging technique allows for synaptic proteins within synapses to be captured Researchers at MIT and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard have devised a new way to rapidly image synaptic proteins at high resolution that could help reveal how conditions such as autism affect brain cells.