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Cape Town - A private South African team has been working on its own version of the Pebble Bed Modular Reactor, which it could export overseas, says nuclear expert Dr Kelvin Kemm. “We missed the first boat, but hopefully not the second,” he said in the below opinion story, which first looks back at the history of nuclear reactors.

Dr Kelvin Kemm:

There is some confusion in the public mind about types of nuclear reactors.

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