Like an huge mushroom growing on the stool of society, the nuclear age has brought our attention to our state of enfanglement.
Heavy elements were not meant to be dabbled with. In fact, the very act of "splitting" is a form of fangling. Nothing good ever came of splitting things.
Fusion is best left to the sun. It's all just a confusing, unnecessary pile of rubbish. The "nuke heads" have simply gone way too far this time. I wouldn't be surprised if they actually built their own sun next, and forced us all to pay for our tans.