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Japan's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Meltdown

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Up to the minute news updates on the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Disaster due to Japan's Tsunami and Earthquake.
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Fukushima families sue prefecture, government for radiation exposure during ... - The Japan Times

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Fukushima families sue prefecture, government for radiation exposure during ...
The Japan Times
The three core meltdowns were triggered when the massive earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011, caused a blackout at the poorly protected Fukushima No. 1 power station and knocked out its reactors' primary and backup cooling systems, allowing the ...
Fukushima fail: Radioactive groundwater levels not fallingRT
Should Japan Restart Its Nuclear Reactors?Truth-Out
More than 100 youngsters in Japan diagnosed with thyroid cancer after ...Irish Mirror
Ararat Advertiser -West Hawaii Today
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After the Fukushima meltdown, Japan's nuclear restart is stalled - Washington Post (blog)

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After the Fukushima meltdown, Japan's nuclear restart is stalled
Washington Post (blog)
It is now three and a half years since the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami led to meltdowns at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant and the subsequent shuttering of all 48 of Japan's nuclear reactors. Yet Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plans to ...
Environment: Studies track genetic impacts of Fukushima meltdownSummit County Citizens Voice
The Fukushima Effect: Insidious Radiation ImpactNature World News
First Studies Of Fukushima Accident Show Serious Effects On WildlifeOilPrice.com
RedOrbit -ScienceAlert -RT (blog)
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The World's Most Dangerous Room - TIME

TIME

The World's Most Dangerous Room
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Soon we approach the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant—ground zero of the worst atomic meltdown since Chernobyl. Dosimeters around our necks record the rising levels of radiation. After the 9.0 earthquake and subsequent tsunami on March 11, ...
US sailors prepare for fresh legal challenge over Fukushima radiationThe Guardian
Japan may guarantee price for nuclear power to prop up industryReuters Africa
TEPCO Concedes Failure of Fukushima Ice WallCleanTechnica

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Fukushima disaster bill more than $105bn, double earlier estimate – study - RT

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Fukushima disaster bill more than $105bn, double earlier estimate – study
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Earlier in August, TEPCO announced that the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi's third reactor building was even worse than initially believed. After experts studied conditions surrounding the fuel core, they found out that the reactor's cooling system ...
In a first, Japanese court rules that nuclear plant operator is liable for suicideWashington Post
Op-Ed: What the world does not know about Fukushima could kill usDigitalJournal.com
Japanese court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suitWTAQ
Big News Network.com
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Fukushima nuclear meltdown worse than initially reported - TEPCO - RT (blog)

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Fukushima nuclear meltdown worse than initially reported - TEPCO
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The meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant's third reactor building was even worse than initially believed, Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) has announced. In fact, the power company's new appraisal of the Fukushima No. 3 reactor ...
Fukushima reactor 3 meltdown was worse than estimated: TepcoThe Japan Times
TEPCO says Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 meltdown worse than estimatedEnformable
More Bad News For Fukushima And TepcoOilPrice.com
Environment & Energy Publishing
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Japan's Fukushima Rice Exports Resume After 2011 Nuclear Meltdown - RIA Novosti

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Japan's Fukushima Rice Exports Resume After 2011 Nuclear Meltdown
RIA Novosti
Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident is considered the largest nuclear accident since Chernobyl, involving Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Fukushima No. 1 atomic plant failure which resulted in a meltdown of three of the plant's six nuclear reactors.
Fukushima exports first batch of rice since meltdowns to SingaporeThe Japan Times
Japan Resumes Exports of Fukushima Prefecture Rice after Three YearsOryza

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UN And Japanese Covering Up Fukushima Peril - OpEdNews

UN And Japanese Covering Up Fukushima Peril
OpEdNews
Japanese and United Nations authorities have placed "a cone of silence" over medical information an endangered Japanese public is entitled to have about the Fukushima nuclear plant meltdown. "It is obvious that there is collaboration between the World ...

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The Crushing Effects Of Radiation From The Fukushima Disaster On The ... - Business Insider Australia

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The Crushing Effects Of Radiation From The Fukushima Disaster On The ...
Business Insider Australia
Biological samples were obtained only after extensive delays following the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant meltdown, limiting the information which could be gained about the impact of that disaster. Scientists, determined not to repeat the ...
Fukushima's legacyScience Codex

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UN, Japan, Concealing Extent of Fukushima Catastrophe - MWC News

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UN, Japan, Concealing Extent of Fukushima Catastrophe
MWC News
Fukushima Catastrophe Japanese and United Nations authorities have placed "a cone of silence" over medical information an endangered Japanese public is entitled to have about the Fukushima nuclear plant meltdown. "It is obvious that there is ...
The Fukushima Health CrisisCounterPunch
Fukushima - we need health studies now!The Ecologist (blog)
Nuclear Lessons for the WorldNew York Times

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Studies begin to show long term effects of Fukushima radiation - The Vine

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Studies begin to show long term effects of Fukushima radiation
The Vine
All of the studies indicate that low-dose exposure to ionising radiation (the kind caused by the Fukushima meltdown) leads to increased mutation and genetic damage to both reproductive and non-reproductive cells. Studies on this pale grass blue ...
The Fukushima Effect: Perilous Radiation ImpactAngle Chronicle

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