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Fukushima: Mark 1 Nuclear Reactor Design Caused GE Scientist To Quit In Protest

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Thirty-five years ago, Dale G. Bridenbaugh and two of his colleagues at General Electric resigned from their jobs after becoming increasingly convinced that the nuclear reactor design they were reviewing -- the Mark 1 -- was so flawed it could lead to a devastating accident. 

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