Daily Archives: April 26, 2011

Today In History: On April 26, 1986, Chernobyl Melted Down

On April 26, 1986, the world faced its worst nuclear plant disaster to date (though Japan’s Fukushima disaster is next in line [1]). Chernobyl is a textbook example of how not to handle a nuclear disaster, and showed how morally … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: The Steve Miller Band

[Note:  The Steve Miller Band was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2016.] Continuing the series on bands unjustly denied a spot in the Rock & Roll of Fame [1] [2], we turn to The Steve … Continue reading

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