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6 EDDIES. The usual brew of News, Scandal, Gossip, Horror andHappiness.23 LETTERS. Your chance to get your own back on us.28 CAN WE EVER TRUST THE NUCLEAR TECHNICIANS?
argues that the problems involved in handling nuclear fuelreprocessing at Windscale are such that no one is really capable of doing the job safely.32DE·SCHOOL.
explains what makes Kirkdale Free Schooltick, and why.34 WORKING ON ALL FRONTS.
analyses some of theissues thrashed out by the environmentalists, technologists andactivists who attended the recent NATT A Conference.42 THE LEY·THAT NEVER WAS.
Chris Hutton Squire
recently put underthe microscope one of the classic ley lines described by pioneer leyhunter Alfred Watkins, and found that it disappeared ...45 STEADY, REDDY. Would thousands of bio·gas plants really be a moreappropriate aid to Indian development than one big, high technologyfertiliser factory, as Prof A K N Reddy argued in Undercurrents 14?Not necessarily, argues
.48 CITIZENS BAND: WHY IS IT BANNED? There’s no good reason whyBritain should not establish a US·style Citizens Band, to allowindividuals to communicate freely by radio, says
53 CABINETS CRYSTAL BALLS CRACKED.
has been scrutinising the Cabinet Ofﬁcesrecent, reassuring, report on the Future of the World.58THE WINDS OF CHARGE.
gives another progressreport on the evolving
wind generator.60 DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE.
urges that alter·nativistsshould withdraw their allegiance from Britain and invest it in a new,free nation, possibly called Albion.63 PEOPLES HABITAT: SPECIAL FEATURE
con·tributionto Peoples Habitat.
begins by challenging the alternativesociety to start getting itself together.65 GARDEN VILLAGES OF TOMORROW. Britain urgently needs toincrease her food production, and the establishment of new villageswould provide an important means of doing so, argues