- Stewart Brand
- Writer & Futurist, The Long Now Foundation
- Mark Jacobson
- Civil and environmental engineer
- Speaking at TED2010
- February 2010
- Long Beach, CA
Debate: Does the world need nuclear energy?: Nuclear power: the energy crisis has even die-hard environmentalists reconsidering it. In this first-ever TED debate, Stewart Brand and Mark Z. Jacobson square off over the pros and cons. A discussion that'll make you think -- and might even change your mind.