How many gigawatts does a nuclear plant produce?
A typical nuclear reactor produces 1 gigawatt (GW) of electricity.
Do you need all 8 code pieces to launch a nuke?
Technically none. Just a nuclear key card. You can get the launch codes online each week. none if you want to look the code up online, 8 if you want to do it manually.
Do nuclear Key cards expire?
Nuclear Keycards are used up on every successful launch and everytime you enter a wrong launch code. Missile Silo codes are not used up per launch but expire on a weekly basis (expire on Monday every week).
Is 1.21 gigawatts a lot?
A gigawatt is equal to one billion watts, and most of us are familiar with a watt. The light bulbs in our homes are typically between 60 and 100 watts. So 1.21 gigawatts would power more than 10 million light bulbs or one fictional flux capacitor in a time-traveling DeLorean.
Does the President have nuclear launch codes?
The Gold Codes are the launch codes for nuclear weapons provided to the Presidents of the United States in their role as Commander-in-Chief of the United States armed forces. The card is similar to a credit card, and the president is supposed to carry it on their person.
What are the US nuclear codes?
The Gold Codes are the launch codes for nuclear weapons provided to the Presidents of the United States in their role as Commander-in-Chief of the United States armed forces. In conjunction with the nuclear football, the Gold Codes allow the president to authorize a nuclear attack.
Who is in control of the nuclear launch codes?
Because these Top Secret codes are protected through the use of a retinal scan, they can only be accessed by President Obama. This online nuclear launch capability along with the Cyber Warfare Command and Control System give President Obama the tools he needs to keep our nation safe.
How many units of service should a radiopharmaceutical be billed?
These radiopharmaceutical agents should be billed as oneunit of service per study. It is notappropriate to bill per mCi for the codes that include per study dose in its HCPC’s description. It would be unusual to have more than 2 units of service for most of the agents with a per study dose or per treatment in its description.
Where can I find the White House nuclear codes?
As a supreme show of confidence in the new White House Cybersecurity Plan and an ongoing commitment to openness and transparency, the Daily Nuclear Codes are uploaded to this White House website giving the President immediate access to these vital codes wherever he is.