Atomic Energy vs Apathy

Energy and then mass

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Technology that we can build versus the wisdom to manage it.

Design, Maintenance and Operations – meaning training and understanding of the work.

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Corporate Operators vs Government Regulators: differing stakeholders

 

Business writing and bureaucratic writing, reports, memos and correspondence.

I remember studying The Three Mile Island Memo as a textbook example of a failure to communicate.

Burying the lead in the middle of vague and waffling language, the middle doesn’t inform the top decisions makers and it’s the bottom workers who pay consequences.

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Book Review: Monsters

  With The Hindenburg Airship destruction as a hook, Ed Regis explains the Pathology of Technology – Theory Research over Practical Application and human hubris to overscale size and scope of ratio: from Human to the Industrial Scale – To … Continue reading

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