NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 17, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) Experiment is underway in Pacific Ocean, west of San Francisco, dealing with disposal of nuclear waste in future.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(San Francisco, California) Between 1946 and 1970, nuclear waste was dumped in pacific from research facilities near San Francisco. Details with regard to dumped waste noted. Scientists to examine sea life in area and bring up some drums. [MAN - notes they're trying to see if these methods can be used again, and how improvements can be made.]
REPORTER: Rick Davis
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.