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Fukushima nuclear reactors leaking coolant after earthquake

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Strong earthquake off Fukushima shakes Japan

Guardian News – Feb 14, 2021 A 7.3-magnitude earthquake that shook Fukushima and Miyagi prefectures off the coast of Japan, injuring more than 100 people, was an aftershock of the devastating 2011 quake that sparked the Fukushima nuclear meltdown, the … Continue reading

Are Fukushima’s Radioactive Waters Creating Nuclear Tuna? (w/ Kevin Kamps)

Thom Hartmann Program Published on Oct 19, 2020 Fukushima, 300 million gallons of highly contaminated cooling water, is about to be dumped into the Pacific Ocean. The water contains radioactive elements which won’t be safe for at least a century. … Continue reading

Fukushima’s Olympic makeover: Will the ‘cursed’ area be safe from radioactivity in time? | Nuclear

FRANCE 24 English Jun 26, 2020 In a year’s time, the Olympic Games, dubbed the “reconstruction Olympics”, should allow Japan to move on from the Fukushima tragedy. The region, a symbol of the 2011 disaster, has officially been cleaned up … Continue reading

Nuclear Power’s Public Opinion Rollercoaster from Three Mile Island to Fukushima | Retro Report

RETRO REPORT Jun 16, 2017 More than three decades after the accident at Three Mile Island cast a shadow on the atomic dream, is America again ready to give nuclear energy a chance?

Former Executives Acquitted over Roles in Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

Image Credit: Giovanni Verlini / IAEA Sep 19, 2019 In Japan, a court has found three former executives at the Tokyo Electric Power Company not guilty of professional negligence over their role in the multiple nuclear meltdowns at the Fukushima … Continue reading

Japan may have to dump radioactive Fukushima water into sea: Environment minister

ARIRANG NEWS Published on Sep 10, 2019 日환경상 “후쿠시마 원전 오염수, 바다에 방류할 수밖에” Strong backlash is expected from Japan’s neighbors, following a controversial remark by a Japanese official, who claimed that there is no other way to dispose radioactive … Continue reading

Japan may dump radioactive nuclear waste from Fukushima into Pacific

CTV News Published on Sep 10, 2019 Japan may dump radioactive water from the damaged Fukushima power plant into the Pacific Ocean. Angie Seth reports.

The Future of Fukushima: A New Generation Rises to the Challenge

EESA Berkeley Lab Published on Nov 29, 2017 October 30 | 6-8 p.m., David Brower Center Fukushima Prefecture has achieved a remarkable recovery after the nuclear accident in 2011. Thanks to extensive clean-up of a large part of the area … Continue reading

Fukushima – Radioactive Forest

Dinco422 Published on Nov 5, 2016 The Fukushima nuclear accident in 2011 turned the surrounding towns into a desolate land, making the area into a “radioactive forest”. Without human presence, the land is roamed by wildlife like civets, macaques and … Continue reading