I have great start on my paper took in consideration of what you said. I have thought about nuclear energy as the main idea and how it is related to every day life. Also the history that nuclear energy has behind it. I have been also thinking about would nuclear energy be a better switch from other energy sources because it gives off the most energy.
Thesis: I really don't have one yet. But here is a start. With nuclear energy what its benitfits over it being used as a weapon.