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Fukushima Monkeys’ Blood Shows Signs of Radiation Exposure – Yahoo News

Fukushima Monkeys’ Blood Shows Signs of Radiation Exposure
Yahoo News
Wild monkeys living in forests of Fukushima — the Japanese city that was the site of a nuclear power plant meltdown in 2011 — have lower blood cell counts than monkeys from northern Japan, and carry detectable levels of cesium in their bodies

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Fukushima monkeys show possible ‘effects of radiation’ – Yahoo!7 News


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Fukushima monkeys show possible ‘effects of radiation’
Yahoo!7 News
Paris (AFP) – Monkeys near the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant have lower blood cell counts than cousins living further away, possibly because of radiation exposure, a study said Thursday. A Japanese research team wrote in the journal Nature …

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Nuclear Industry Should Plan For Another Fukushima: Experts – NBCNews.com


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Nuclear Industry Should Plan For Another Fukushima: Experts
NBCNews.com
Expect the unexpected when it comes to nuclear power accidents, experts said Thursday in a report on the lessons learned from the 2011 disaster in Fukushima, Japan. The industry and regulators must “seek out and act on” any new data about hazards, they …

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Fukushima accident underscores need for US to seek out new information about … – Phys.Org

Fukushima accident underscores need for US to seek out new information about …Phys.OrgA new congressionally mandated report from the National Academy of Sciences concludes that the overarching lesson learned from the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear ac…

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In the Wake of Fukushima: “Why I Left Tokyo”? Eastern Japan Contaminated with … – Center for Research on Globalization


Center for Research on Globalization
In the Wake of Fukushima: “Why I Left Tokyo”? Eastern Japan Contaminated with
Center for Research on Globalization
Doctor Shigeru Mita, who recently moved to Okayama-city, Okayama prefecture, to open a new clinic there, wrote a short essay in the newsletter published by Association of Doctors in Kodaira, metropolitan Tokyo. Although the target readers for this

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Fukushima Study: Think About Unthinkable Disasters – ABC News


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Fukushima Study: Think About Unthinkable Disasters
ABC News
A U.S. science advisory report says Japan’s Fukushima nuclear accident offers a key lesson to the nation’s nuclear industry: Focus more on the highly unlikely but worst case scenarios. That means thinking about earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, solar
Japanese monkeys’ abnormal blood linked to Fukushima disaster – studyThe Guardian
Fukushima monkeys show signs of radiation exposureCBS News
Fukushima report urges US plant operators to take heedScience AAAS

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Reality apes movie for Fukushima monkeys – The Australian

Reality apes movie for Fukushima monkeysThe AustralianIN the latest Planet of the Apes movie, a virus created in a lab pushes primate evolution into overdrive while morphing into a simian flu that wipes out most of the human race. Scientists monitoring…

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Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water – Oneindia

OneindiaFukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive waterOneindiaTokyo, July 24: The operator of the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant has said it will accelerate the process of freezing irradiated water in underground tunnels. Tokyo …

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2 killed, 3 injured in traffic accident in Fukushima – Japan Today

2 killed, 3 injured in traffic accident in FukushimaJapan TodayTwo men were killed and three other men injured after a minivan collided head-on with a car on a highway in Fukushima on Wednesday morning. According to police, the accident occurred at aro…

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Donors Pay To Test Seawater For Traces Of Fukushima Radiation – NW News Network

Donors Pay To Test Seawater For Traces Of Fukushima Radiation
NW News Network
It’s been more than three years since the Fukushima nuclear plant accident resulted in a spill of millions of gallons of radioactive cooling water into the Pacific. Oceanographers projected that it could take until this year for highly diluted traces

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VA, News Media Fail America’s Fukushima First Responders – Breitbart News


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VA, News Media Fail America’s Fukushima First Responders
Breitbart News
It offered a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week buffet of tragedy from the scene of the destruction, from puppies abandoned to radiation to Anderson Cooper realizing the limits of his temerity in real time, as news broke of a second explosion at the Fukushima

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Fukushima’s Ice Wall Makes Sense – LiveScience.com

Fukushima’s Ice Wall Makes Sense
LiveScience.com
Engineers at Fukushima nuclear power plant have been trying to create a £185m ice wall to isolate contaminated water from mixing with groundwater. However, there has been a steady stream of news articles reporting on problems associated with the work …

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In ‘Fukushima Building,’ TVA tests a new age of nuclear construction – Environment & Energy Publishing


Environment & Energy Publishing
In ‘Fukushima Building,’ TVA tests a new age of nuclear construction
Environment & Energy Publishing
TVA officials simply call it the « Fukushima Building. » Inside the building there are portable pumps, generators and other equipment that can keep Watts Bar 1 — and eventually Watts Bar 2 — running if a gigantic natural disaster or some sort of attack

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A tale of two countries (and one province) – StarPhoenix

A tale of two countries (and one province)StarPhoenixBefore the March 2011 Fukushima disaster, reports Amory Lovins in an informative piece on Forbes.com, both Germany and Japan were nearly 30 per cent nuclear powered. Japan shut down its nukes over th…

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Why are Fukushima engineers creating walls of ice under a contaminated … – Raw Story


Raw Story
Why are Fukushima engineers creating walls of ice under a contaminated
Raw Story
Engineers at Fukushima nuclear power plant have been trying to create a £185m ice wall to isolate contaminated water from mixing with groundwater. However, there has been a steady stream of news articles reporting on problems associated with the work …
Why Are Fukushima Engineers Creating a $317M Ice Wall Under a The Epoch Times

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Fukushima rice finds a home in Kumamoto shochu – Asahi Shimbun

Fukushima rice finds a home in Kumamoto shochuAsahi ShimbunThe owner of a ramen shop in central Kyushu believes he has just the right elixir for those who are shunning produce grown in southern Tohoku as a result of the nuclear disaster there: Kumamoto…

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Video: Antinuclear « Summertime Blues » seems timely with new Fukushima … – Straight.com (blog)

Video: Antinuclear « Summertime Blues » seems timely with new Fukushima
Straight.com (blog)
« While we believe that parts of the UNSCEAR report may be useful in future assessments of the public health consequences of the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns, we are concerned that this report could lay the groundwork for a systematic underestimation of …

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Fukushima’s Children are Dying – OpEdNews

Fukushima’s Children are Dying
OpEdNews
More than 48 percent of some 375,000 young people-nearly 200,000 kids-tested by the Fukushima Medical University near the smoldering reactors now suffer from pre-cancerous thyroid abnormalities, primarily nodules and cysts. The rate is accelerating.

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Canada’s Fukushima: Could a tsunami cause a nuclear disaster in New … – Straight.com


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Canada’s Fukushima: Could a tsunami cause a nuclear disaster in New
Straight.com
The March 11, 2011, earthquake-triggered tsunami that hit Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant caused a triple-meltdown catastrophe that released unknown quantities of dangerous radioactive material and is still doing so on a daily basis

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Water leaks continue to plague No. 5 reactor at Fukushima plant – Asahi Shimbun

Water leaks continue to plague No. 5 reactor at Fukushima plant
Asahi Shimbun
A leak of radioactive water was found in the piping of water used to cool the spent fuel pool in the undamaged No. 5 reactor building of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, its operator said on July 19, a sign of possible deterioration in the system.
Another Leak of Radioactive Water Reported at Fukushima NPP in JapanRIA Novosti
Japan should honorably resign as host of 2020 Summer OlympicsOpEdNews
Japan’s nuclear workers quitting jobs in drovesFort Wayne Journal Gazette

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NRA blames tsunami for equipment failure at Fukushima plant – Asahi Shimbun

NRA blames tsunami for equipment failure at Fukushima plant
Asahi Shimbun
Japan’s nuclear watchdog says the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011 was almost certainly triggered by towering tsunami generated by the Great East Japan Earthquake. The Nuclear Regulation Authority said key equipment and emergency power systems …
News Navigator: How are nuclear plants determined to be safe?Mainichi Daily News

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Fukushima: Bad and Getting Worse – CounterPunch

Fukushima: Bad and Getting Worse
CounterPunch
Its accompanying press release summed up its findings this way: “No discernible changes in future cancer rates and hereditary diseases are expected due to exposure to radiation as a result of the Fukushima nuclear accident.” The word “discernable” is a …

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‘Empty and lonely’ Fukushima towns struggle in catastrophe’s wake – Environment & Energy Publishing

‘Empty and lonely’ Fukushima towns struggle in catastrophe’s wake
Environment & Energy Publishing
The boxy structure is cramped, Fuda said, but his former home in Hirono is still uninhabitable following the magnitude-9 earthquake, tsunami and meltdown of three reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant on Japan’s northeastern coast. Fuda said

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Japan set to re-open first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster – Irish Independent


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Japan set to re-open first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster
Irish Independent
Authority chairman Shunichi Tanaka called it « a major step » and that the inspection for the Sendai plant incorporated lessons from Fukushima, particularly focusing on ways to build layers of protection in case of serious incidents in a country prone to
Japan nuclear regulator gives first plant security clearance since FukushimaFox News
Fukushima Power Plant Deemed Safe By Nuclear Regulators, Clearing Major Huffington Post
Doubts over ice wall to keep Fukushima safe from damaged nuclear reactorsThe Guardian
Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly
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Fukushima evacuees livid at NRA’s decision on Kyushu plant – Asahi Shimbun


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Fukushima evacuees livid at NRA’s decision on Kyushu plant
Asahi Shimbun
“I am divided between anger and resignation–the anger that I cannot forgive and the resignation that our voice cannot be reached,” said 64-year-old Mikio Watanabe, who lives in temporary housing in Kawamata, Fukushima Prefecture. The Nuclear …
March 2011 power loss at Fukushima plant caused by tsunami: regulatorGlobalPost
Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Weekly ReviewNuclear Street – Nuclear Power Portal (blog)
Japan to reopen first nuclear plant since Fukushima disasterPanorama.am
The Australian -The Japan Times -DAWN.com
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COMMENTARY: Green light for Sendai plant shows lessons from Fukushima … – Asahi Shimbun

COMMENTARY: Green light for Sendai plant shows lessons from Fukushima …Asahi ShimbunAs if to ignore the March 2011 disaster at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, the electric power companies continued to submit understated estimates for possibl…

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East Asian LNG at Post-Fukushima Low Amid Dwindling Demand – MarketWatch

East Asian LNG at Post-Fukushima Low Amid Dwindling DemandMarketWatchEast Asian front-month spot LNG prices have fallen to their lowest levels since March 2011 amid lacklustre demand in the region. However, traders anticipate a strong rebound in early …

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Japanese nuclear plant deemed safe under post-Fukushima rules, may be first … – Newser

Japanese nuclear plant deemed safe under post-Fukushima rules, may be first
Newser
TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese nuclear plant won preliminary approval for meeting stringent post-Fukushima safety regulations Wednesday, an important step toward restarting the country’s first reactors under the tighter rules applied after the 2011 disaster.

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4.6-magnitude quake hits Fukushima in Japan – Channel News Asia


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4.6-magnitude quake hits Fukushima in Japan
Channel News Asia
TOKYO: A moderate 4.6-magnitude earthquake hit the region that hosts Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Wednesday, but there were no reports of damage and authorities did not issue a tsunami warning. The quake struck at 5:24 pm (0824 GMT) …

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Two Fukushima reactors safe to switch on: Watchdog – Times LIVE

Times LIVETwo Fukushima reactors safe to switch on: WatchdogTimes LIVEThe media were shown on Tuesday the site where Tepco is building a massive underground ice wall to contain leaking radioactive water. The utility is planning to build a 1.4-kilometre…

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Fukushima towns use cameras to halt surge in thefts at evacuees’ homes – Asahi Shimbun

Fukushima towns use cameras to halt surge in thefts at evacuees’ homes
Asahi Shimbun
Authorities in Fukushima Prefecture are installing security cameras to deter and catch unscrupulous thieves targeting homes left vacant by residents who fled after the accident at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant. Thefts and break-ins in evacuated

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Japan nuclear regulator gives first plant security clearance since Fukushima – Fox News

Fox NewsJapan nuclear regulator gives first plant security clearance since FukushimaFox NewsThis photo taken in January, 2014 shows Sendai Nuclear Power Station in Sendai, Kagoshima prefecture, southern Japan. The nuclear power plant in southern Japan …

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Fukushima Power Plant Deemed Safe By Nuclear Regulators, Clearing Major … – Huffington Post

Fukushima Power Plant Deemed Safe By Nuclear Regulators, Clearing Major
Huffington Post
TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese nuclear plant won preliminary approval Wednesday for meeting stringent post-Fukushima safety requirements, clearing a major hurdle toward becoming the first to restart under the tighter rules. The Nuclear Regulation Authority …

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Japanese nuke plant meets post-Fukushima safety requirements, may be first to … – Omaha World-Herald

Japanese nuke plant meets post-Fukushima safety requirements, may be first to …Omaha World-HeraldJapanese nuke plant meets post-Fukushima safety requirements, may be first to restart in fall. Story · Comments. Print: Create a hardcopy of this …

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Japanese Nuke Plant Meets Post-Fukushima Safety Requirements, May Be First … – ABC News

Japanese Nuke Plant Meets Post-Fukushima Safety Requirements, May Be First …ABC NewsJapanese nuke plant meets post-Fukushima safety requirements, may be first to restart in fall. Related Topics: Philippines. Join the Discussion. You are using an outd…

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TEPCO failed to disclose crops over 20KM from Fukushima were contaminated – RT


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TEPCO failed to disclose crops over 20KM from Fukushima were contaminated
RT
Despite the findings – which blamed the removal of a large piece of debris from the Fukushima No. 3 reactor building for the contamination – Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) is moving ahead with plans to remove more highly radioactive debris from the No.
Study: Cesium from Fukushima debris removal likely spread 50 kmAsahi Shimbun

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In the Wake of Fukushima: Stigmatized Nuclear Workers Quit TEPCO – Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on GlobalizationIn the Wake of Fukushima: Stigmatized Nuclear Workers Quit TEPCOCenter for Research on GlobalizationThe exodus, which has reduced staff to about 35,700 people, adds to the challenges of the ongoing work at Fukushima …

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Fukushima radiation still showing up in some Japanese cars – Autoblog (blog)

Fukushima radiation still showing up in some Japanese carsAutoblog (blog)In the wake of the 2011 tsunami that caused a meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, there was a fear that radioactive cars and trucks could be bound for …

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Fukushima Daiichi cleanup operations blamed for contamination of rice crops – Enformable


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Fukushima Daiichi cleanup operations blamed for contamination of rice crops
Enformable
Officials from the agriculture ministry told reporters on Monday that efforts to clean up debris at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant may have been the source of cesium that contaminated rice crops about twelve and a half miles away in the city
TEPCO’s rubble removal at Fukushima plant likely spread cesium to rice paddiesAsahi Shimbun
Debris cleanup at Fukushima reactor may have contaminated rice cropsThe Japan Times
TEPCO’s debris cleanup work may have caused rice crop contaminationMainichi Daily News

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Will the ice wall keep Fukushima safe? – The Hindu


The Hindu
Will the ice wall keep Fukushima safe?
The Hindu
If all goes to plan, by next March Fukushima Daiichi’s four damaged reactors will be surrounded by an underground frozen wall that will be a barrier between highly toxic water used to cool melted fuel inside reactor basements and clean groundwater

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Fukushima: The ice wall cometh? – Al Jazeera America (blog)

Fukushima: The ice wall cometh?
Al Jazeera America (blog)
TEPCO, the folks nominally in charge of cleaning up their ongoing disaster at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi power plant, are doing their best to create an “ice wall” around the breached nuclear reactors … or maybe they are just doing their best to add

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The U.S. Startup That’s Cleaning Up Fukushima’s Radioactive Mess – Co.Exist

The U.S. Startup That’s Cleaning Up Fukushima’s Radioactive Mess
Co.Exist
Its technology was first used in the early months after the Fukushima disaster, as responders were still struggling to contain the meltdown by pumping in millions of gallons of seawater to cool the reactors. The looming problem was that the plant was

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Return home by villagers near Fukushima nuke plant postponed – The Japan Times

Return home by villagers near Fukushima nuke plant postponed
The Japan Times
KAWAUCHI, FUKUSHIMA PREF. – The government has postponed plans to lift the evacuation advisory for the village of Kawauchi, Fukushima Prefecture, which was tainted by radiation during the three meltdowns at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant in …

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Doubts over ice wall to keep Fukushima safe from damaged nuclear reactors – The Guardian


The Guardian
Doubts over ice wall to keep Fukushima safe from damaged nuclear reactors
The Guardian
If all goes to plan, by next March Fukushima Daiichi’s four damaged reactors will be surrounded by an underground frozen wall that will be a barrier between highly toxic water used to cool melted fuel inside reactor basements and clean groundwater
6.8-Magnitude Quake Triggers Small Tsunami Near Fukushima, Crippled International Business Times AU
Doubts surround effectiveness of Fukushima Ice WallBlue & Green Tomorrow
Can Japan stem nuke plant leaks with icy dirt?CBS News
TravelersToday -publics.bg -Channel News Asia
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TEPCO’s rubble removal at Fukushima plant likely spread cesium to rice paddies – Asahi Shimbun


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TEPCO’s rubble removal at Fukushima plant likely spread cesium to rice paddies
Asahi Shimbun
Tokyo Electric Power Co. plans to clear debris from the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant despite strong indications that earlier removal work contaminated rice paddies far from the stricken facility, The Asahi Shimbun has learned. The agriculture ministry
Fukushima Daiichi cleanup operations blamed for contamination of rice cropsEnformable

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Debris cleanup at Fukushima reactor may have contaminated rice crops – The Japan Times

Debris cleanup at Fukushima reactor may have contaminated rice crops
The Japan Times
Debris cleanup work by Tokyo Electric Power Co. at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant may have led to the contamination of rice crops in nearby areas, agriculture ministry officials said Monday. Radioactive cesium exceeding the government limit of 100 …
TEPCO’s rubble removal at Fukushima plant likely spread cesium to rice paddiesAsahi Shimbun
TEPCO’s debris cleanup work may have caused rice crop contaminationMainichi Daily News

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Earthquake hits Japan, nearby Fukushima nuclear plant unaffected – CCTV

Earthquake hits Japan, nearby Fukushima nuclear plant unaffected
CCTV
Japan’s Meteorological Agency said the epicentre was detected 10 kilometres below the ocean’s surface off the coast of Fukushima. Buildings in Tokyo, about 250 kilometers southwest of the epicentre, were also shaken. Eight towns devastated by the March …

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6.8 quake strikes off Fukushima coast – RT


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6.8 quake strikes off Fukushima coast
RT
The quake was centered at a depth of about 10km, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). Tsunami advisories were issued for Fukushima prefecture, as well as for nearby Iwate and Miyagi prefectures, but were lifted two hours later. The quake …
Powerful 6.5 Earthquake Strikes in Area of Fukushima, JapanKTLA
At least one injured after earthquake hits Japan’s coast near FukushimaThe Guardian
Japan issues tsunami warning after strong quakeSydney Morning Herald
CBC.ca -ABC Online -NEWS.com.au
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Strong earthquake hits Japan, triggers tsunami near Fukushima – Christian Science Monitor

Strong earthquake hits Japan, triggers tsunami near Fukushima
Christian Science Monitor
Fukushima Dai-ichi – the plant decimated in the 2011 disaster – and two other nuclear power plants, along with other nuclear facilities along the coast, found no abnormalities, and their reactors and fuel storage pools were being cooled safely

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Japan earthquake triggers small tsunami near Fukushima – WLS-TV

Japan earthquake triggers small tsunami near Fukushima
WLS-TV
Japan’s Meteorological Agency said the magnitude-6.8 quake struck 10 kilometers (6 miles) below the sea surface off the coast of Fukushima. The 4:22 a.m. (1922 GMT Friday) quake shook buildings in Tokyo, about 250 kilometers (120 miles) southwest of …

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Strong earthquake near Fukushima triggers small tsunami and shakes buildings … – Daily Mail

Daily MailStrong earthquake near Fukushima triggers small tsunami and shakes buildings …Daily MailStrong earthquake near Fukushima triggers small tsunami and shakes buildings in Tokyo. The 6-8 magnitude quake hit six miles below sea off coast of Fuku…

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Minor tsunami hits Fukushima region after strong quake – Channel News Asia


Channel News Asia
Minor tsunami hits Fukushima region after strong quake
Channel News Asia
TOKYO: A minor tsunami hit large swathes of northeastern Japan early Saturday, including in a city near the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, after a strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the country’s Pacific coast. There were no immediate

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6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Coast Of Fukushima, Japan – International Business Times

International Business Times6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off Coast Of Fukushima, JapanInternational Business TimesThe Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station that was heavily damaged in the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami is located on the coast…

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Sellafield experts to aid Fukushima decommissioning operation – BBC News

BBC NewsSellafield experts to aid Fukushima decommissioning operationBBC NewsNuclear experts from Cumbria are being sent to Japan to help with the clean up of the devastated Fukushima power plant. The Far East nuclear facility saw the meltdown of three…

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Powerful 6.5 Earthquake Strikes in Area of Fukushima, Japan – KTLA


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Powerful 6.5 Earthquake Strikes in Area of Fukushima, Japan
KTLA
The Japan Meteorological Agency at one point issued a tsunami warning, which it later amended to tsunami advisories for coastal regions in Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures. The latter is the site of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility
Japan tsunami advisory lifted after earthquake off coast near Fukushima National Post
At least one injured after earthquake hits Japan’s coast near FukushimaThe Guardian
6.8 quake strikes off Fukushima coastRT
Sydney Morning Herald -NEWS.com.au
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6.8 earthquake off Japan; Fukushima nuclear plants safe – Los Angeles Times

6.8 earthquake off Japan; Fukushima nuclear plants safeLos Angeles TimesA shallow, magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck early Saturday 79 miles from Namie, Japan, in the Pacific Ocean, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An 8-inch tsunami reached the c…

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Earthquake Today in Japan, Fukushima Map: Tsunami Advisory After Large … – The Epoch Times

Earthquake Today in Japan, Fukushima Map: Tsunami Advisory After Large …The Epoch TimesA 1-meter wave is expected in Iwate, Miyagi, and Fukushima coasts, said the Kyodo news agency. The wave will come at around 4:50 a.m. local time. TEPCO, the Japane…

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Strong earthquake rattles Japan near Fukushima, no tsunamis or damage reports – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV

New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TVStrong earthquake rattles Japan near Fukushima, no tsunamis or damage reportsNew York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TVThe Japan Meteorological Agency at one point issued a tsunami warning, which it later amended to tsunami advisories for coa…

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Strong quake hits Japan near Fukushima, triggering small tsunami – CTV News


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Strong quake hits Japan near Fukushima, triggering small tsunami
CTV News
Japan’s Meteorological Agency said the 6.8-magnitude quake struck 10 kilometres (6 miles) below the sea surface off the coast of Fukushima. The 4:22 a.m. (1922 GMT Friday) quake shook buildings in Tokyo, about 250 kilometres (120 miles) northwest of

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Earthquake hits Japan near Fukushima; tsunami advisory issued – The Oregonian

Earthquake hits Japan near Fukushima; tsunami advisory issued
The Oregonian
A Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s staff member measures radiation at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, northeast of Tokyo, Japan, on July 9, 2014. A 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit Japan’s northern coast near the power plant on July 12 (Japan is a day …

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Japan earthquake: Tsunami warning issued after 6.8 magnitude quake hit near … – The Independent

The IndependentJapan earthquake: Tsunami warning issued after 6.8 magnitude quake hit near …The IndependentPublic broadcaster NHK says the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant is checking if there is any damage from the quake. The quake measured 6….

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Strong earthquake strikes Japan near Fukushima, tsunami advisory issued – CTV News


CTV News
Strong earthquake strikes Japan near Fukushima, tsunami advisory issued
CTV News
Japan’s Meteorological Agency says the quake struck early Saturday 10 kilometres below the sea surface off the coast of Fukushima, northeast of Tokyo. The agency issued tsunami advisory along the Japanese northern coast. Public broadcaster NHK says …

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Fukushima in cyclone’s path – New Zealand Herald

Fukushima in cyclone’s path
New Zealand Herald
Tropical storm Neoguri churned toward the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Japan’s east coast last night after leaving several people dead and causing havoc in other parts of the country. The storm was downgraded from a typhoon after sweeping past …

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Japan’s Tepco Prepares for Storm Heading North to Fukushima Nuclear Plant – Bloomberg


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Japan’s Tepco Prepares for Storm Heading North to Fukushima Nuclear Plant
Bloomberg
Tokyo Electric Power Co. crews prepared for strong winds and heavy rains at its wrecked Fukushima atomic plant, as the storm known as Neoguri drifted north after grazing Tokyo overnight. The storm was skirting Japan’s eastern coast at about 45
Downgraded typhoon brushes past FukushimaNinemsn
Typhoon Neoguri threatens Fukushima plantSBS
Typhoon Neoguri heads for Fukushima nuclear plantTelegraph.co.uk
Sky News Australia
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Japan’s Tepco Prepares for Storm Heading North to Fukushima Nuclear Plant – Bloomberg


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Japan’s Tepco Prepares for Storm Heading North to Fukushima Nuclear Plant
Bloomberg
Tokyo Electric Power Co. crews prepared for strong winds and heavy rains at its wrecked Fukushima atomic plant, as the storm known as Neoguri drifted north after grazing Tokyo overnight. The storm was skirting Japan’s eastern coast at about 45
Typhoon Neoguri threatens Fukushima plantSBS
Typhoon Neoguri heads for Fukushima nuclear plantTelegraph.co.uk
Fukushima nuclear professionals quit in drovesStarPhoenix
Yahoo News -Sky News Australia
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Fukushima worker draws manga comic on life at the ruined plant – Springfield News-Leader

Fukushima worker draws manga comic on life at the ruined plant
Springfield News-Leader
Fukushima worker draws manga comic on life at the ruined plant. He hides his identity with a pen name, and won’t show his face, but Kazuto Tatsuta’s work is becoming well known in Japan. His manga comic is about the Fukushima nuclear plant, where he …

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Fukushima food imports safe for consumption: AVA – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaFukushima food imports safe for consumption: AVAChannel News AsiaSINGAPORE: To address public concern over the safety of food imports from Fukushima, the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) released an infographic a…

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Downgraded typhoon heading toward Fukushima plant – The West Australian


The West Australian
Downgraded typhoon heading toward Fukushima plant
The West Australian
Tokyo (AFP) – Tropical storm Neoguri churned toward the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Japan’s east coast on Friday after leaving several people dead and causing havoc in other parts of the country. The storm was downgraded from a typhoon after …

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Fukushima Nuclear Plant in Tokyo on Alert as Typhoon Neoguri Nears (PHOTOS) – International Business Times AU


International Business Times AU
Fukushima Nuclear Plant in Tokyo on Alert as Typhoon Neoguri Nears (PHOTOS)
International Business Times AU
Japan’s capital of Tokyo is now on high alert in anticipation of Typhoon Neoguri which is expected to reach areas near the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant on Friday. The company said workers have been tying up cables and hoses, as well …

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Ryuji Kodama Hamilton, for whom the Fukushima incident was a major factor in … – The Australian

Ryuji Kodama Hamilton, for whom the Fukushima incident was a major factor in …The AustralianThe astonishing power of the tsunami and the catastrophe it produced was soon overshadowed by the apocalyptic failure at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power p…

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Stigma versus green allure: Nuke professionals at Japan’s Fukushima utility … – Fox Business


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Stigma versus green allure: Nuke professionals at Japan’s Fukushima utility
Fox Business
FILE – In this March 10, 2014 file photo, workers of the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) wearing protective gears install an underground frozen wall during a feasibility test at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima
Giant Protective Ice Wall Unveiled at Japan’s Fukushima PlantNBCNews.com
Fukushima workers quit Japan utility in droves over stigma, pay cutsAl Jazeera America
Tepco Says It Has Turned Corner on Fukushima Nuclear Clean-UpBloomberg
International Business Times -News24
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Stigma versus green allure: Nuke professionals at Japan’s Fukushima utility … – Fox Business


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Stigma versus green allure: Nuke professionals at Japan’s Fukushima utility
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FILE – In this March 10, 2014 file photo, workers of the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) wearing protective gears install an underground frozen wall during a feasibility test at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okuma town, Fukushima
Tepco Says It Has Turned Corner on Fukushima Nuclear Clean-UpBloomberg
Giant Protective Ice Wall Unveiled at Japan’s Fukushima PlantNBCNews.com
Fukushima farmer takes on nuclear plant operator over wife’s suicideReuters
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Drone helps Fukushima clean-up – BBC News

BBC NewsDrone helps Fukushima clean-upBBC NewsScientists at the University of Bristol have successfully mapped radiation levels around a Japanese power station using a drone. They claim it is the safest way to monitor levels after the tsunami triggered…

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Drone helps Fukushima clean-up – BBC News

BBC NewsDrone helps Fukushima clean-upBBC NewsThey claim it is the safest way to monitor levels after the tsunami triggered a nuclear disaster at Fukushima in 2011. Helicopters and other monitors have been doing similar tests but none have been able to…

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Typhoon Neoguri heads for Fukushima nuclear plant – Telegraph.co.uk


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Typhoon Neoguri heads for Fukushima nuclear plant
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Typhoon Neoguri, the worst storm to hit Japan in 15 years, is likely to reach areas near the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant by Friday morning, forecasters have warned. The site’s operator said workers were bracing for the storm, which
Typhoon Neoguri threatens Fukushima plantSBS
Downgraded typhoon heading toward Fukushima plantChannel News Asia
Fukushima Nuclear Plant in Tokyo on Alert as Typhoon Neoguri Nears (PHOTOS)International Business Times AU
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Tepco Says It Has Turned Corner on Fukushima Nuclear Clean-Up – Bloomberg

Tepco Says It Has Turned Corner on Fukushima Nuclear Clean-UpBloombergMore than 100 of the 1,571 cooling pipes due to surround reactors 1 to 4, where most of the radiation is emitted, have been installed and work is on schedule to meet the March 2015 d…

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Fukushima farmer takes on Tepco over wife’s suicide – The Japan Times

Fukushima farmer takes on Tepco over wife’s suicide
The Japan Times
The Fukushima District Court is due to rule next month on a claim that Tokyo Electric Power Co. is responsible for a woman’s suicide, in a landmark case that could force the utility to admit culpability publicly for deaths related to the Fukushima

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Fukushima farmer takes on nuclear plant operator over wife’s suicide – Reuters


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Fukushima farmer takes on nuclear plant operator over wife’s suicide
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In July 2011, nearly four months after the massive earthquake and tsunami that triggered a series of catastrophic failures at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, Hamako Watanabe returned to her still-radioactive hilltop home, doused herself in

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Fukushima to build mile-long wall of ice around crippled plant to stop … – Daily Mail

Daily MailFukushima to build mile-long wall of ice around crippled plant to stop …Daily MailOfficials at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant are building a mile-long wall of ice to prevent radioactive water from leaking into the Pacific Ocea…

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Fukushima ice plan failing to take hold – Telegraph.co.uk


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Fukushima ice plan failing to take hold
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Japan’s nuclear regulators have expressed alarm at the failure of a much-vaunted effort to freeze radioactive water that has built up beneath the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant, warning that the water could very easily escape into the nearby Pacific

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Fukushima builds ‘ice wall’ to contain leaks – Aljazeera.com

Fukushima builds ‘ice wall’ to contain leaks
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Officials at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan have shown an underground wall of ice they are building to stop radioactive water from leaking from the facility. Tepco, the owner of the station, which is still crippled three years

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Giant Protective Ice Wall Unveiled at Japan’s Fukushima Plant – NBCNews.com


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Giant Protective Ice Wall Unveiled at Japan’s Fukushima Plant
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TOKYO – A giant underground ice wall intended to protect Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant was unveiled on Tuesday. Journalists were given the first glimpse of the project, which will see 1,550 coolant-containing pipes driven 100 feet into the
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Tepco Says It Has Turned Corner on Fukushima Nuclear Clean-UpBloomberg
Farmer blames Fukushima plant for wife’s suicideNews24

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VIDEO: Production IG Produces Anime CMs for University in Fukushima – Crunchyroll News

VIDEO: Production IG Produces Anime CMs for University in Fukushima
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To promote its newly-launched Faculty of Liberal Arts for the spring of 2015, Iwaki Meisei University in Fukushima Prefecture today starts posting a web novel series « Kiniro no Katatsumuri » (Golden-colored Snail) with anime TV CMs produced by …

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People in Fukushima create video to let us know they’re happy! – Daily Mail

People in Fukushima create video to let us know they’re happy!
Daily Mail
People in Fukushima create video to let us know they’re happy! People living in the Japanese province of Fukushima have decided to tell the world that they are alive and well and living perfectly normal lives despite the tragedy by making a music video.

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Fukushima dolls on display in London – The Japan News

Fukushima dolls on display in London
The Japan News
Jiji Press LONDON (Jiji Press)—An exhibition featuring traditional tumble dolls from Fukushima Prefecture opened at the British Parliament on Monday. The five-day okiagari-koboshi doll exhibition is aimed at highlighting reconstruction efforts from
Self-righting Fukushima dolls on display at UK ParliamentThe Japan Times

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Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents react to reports that they live in fear of … – Daily Mail


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Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents react to reports that they live in fear of
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Residents in the Japanese province of Fukushima have decided to tell the world that they are alive and well and living perfectly normal lives despite the recent nuclear disaster by recording a music video with Pharrell Williams’ hit song Happy as the …

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Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents react to reports that they live in fear of … – Daily Mail


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Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents react to reports that they live in fear of
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Residents in the Japanese province of Fukushima have decided to tell the world that they are alive and well and living perfectly normal lives despite the recent nuclear disaster by recording a music video with Pharrell Williams’ hit song Happy as the …
Video: Fukushima shows the world they are ‘Happy’Vancouver Desi

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Fukushima gubernatorial election set for Oct. 26 – GlobalPost

Fukushima gubernatorial election set for Oct. 26
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The Fukushima gubernatorial election will be held on Oct. 26, with official campaigning starting Oct. 9, the prefectural election board said Tuesday. The election to be held ahead of the expiration of Gov. Yuhei Sato’s four-year term will be the first

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Self-righting Fukushima dolls on display at UK Parliament – The Japan Times

Self-righting Fukushima dolls on display at UK Parliament
The Japan Times
LONDON – Sixty-six traditional tumble dolls from Fukushima Prefecture are on display inside Britain’s Houses of Parliament, several of them the work of celebrity designers. The event was organized by a group of Fukushima expatriates living in Britain.

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Leak at Fukushima nuclear plant threatens dangerous meltdown – Fox News


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Leak at Fukushima nuclear plant threatens dangerous meltdown
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Trouble is looming at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, as a leak has forced the shutdown of a cooling system that could cause temperatures to exceed dangerous levels. Fukushima operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) was forced to switch off …
Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheatingRT (blog)
TEPCO still can’t prevent Fukushima radioactive water from leaking into soil, seaThe Voice of Russia
Riding The Nuclear Wave: San Diego Journalist Profiles Fukushima SurfersKPBS
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Leak at Fukushima nuclear plant threatens dangerous meltdown – Fox News


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Leak at Fukushima nuclear plant threatens dangerous meltdown
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Trouble is looming at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, as a leak has forced the shutdown of a cooling system that could cause temperatures to exceed dangerous levels. Fukushima operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) was forced to switch off …
Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheatingRT (blog)
TEPCO still can’t prevent Fukushima radioactive water from leaking into soil, seaThe Voice of Russia
In the Wake of Fukushima: What Role for Nuclear Power in Japan?Center for Research on Globalization
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A Scary Super Typhoon Is Bearing Down on Japan…and Its Nuclear Plants – Mother Jones


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A Scary Super Typhoon Is Bearing Down on Japan…and Its Nuclear Plants
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In the wake of the 2011 tsunami and the subsequent disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi plant, it’s important to consider whether a similar vulnerability arises here. Fukushima is located north of Tokyo on Japan’s largest island, Honshu. By the time the
Super Typhoon Threatens Three Of Japan’s Nuclear Power PlantsInternational Business Times
Typhoon leaves two dead, heads to main Japan islandsThe Sudbury Star
One dead as powerful typhoon hits Japan’s OkinawaReuters
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Chris Bohjalian’s latest features teen on the run after a Fukushima-style … – Calgary Herald


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Chris Bohjalian’s latest features teen on the run after a Fukushima-style
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Bohjalian models the industrial accident at the centre of the novel on the catastrophic meltdown at Japan’s Fukushima Dai-ichi power plant in March 2011. Emily’s parents, who work at the fictional plant in Vermont’s rural Northeast Kingdom, are both

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Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheating – Axis of Logic

Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheating
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Fukushima operator TEPCO has been forced to switch off the cooling system at mothballed Reactor Unit 5, after it was discovered that it had been leaking water. In nine days, if the system is not repaired, temperatures will exceed dangerous levels

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Comment: Abbott and Abe should be talking about Fukushima – SBS (blog)


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Comment: Abbott and Abe should be talking about Fukushima
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is making an official visit to Australia this week talking free trade and increased resource and defence co-operation. But he should be talking about Australia’s role in fueling Fukushima, says Dave Sweeney.

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VOX POPULI: Abusive boss results in needless suicide in Fukushima – Asahi Shimbun

VOX POPULI: Abusive boss results in needless suicide in FukushimaAsahi ShimbunA tragic incident occurred recently at the Fukushima prefectural police department. A 51-year-old police inspector killed himself in late April after being persistently abuse…

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​Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheating – RT (blog)


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Fukushima has 9 days to prevent ‘unsafe’ overheating
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Fukushima operator TEPCO has been forced to switch off the cooling system at mothballed Reactor Unit 5, after it was discovered that it had been leaking water. In nine days, if the system is not repaired, temperatures will exceed dangerous levels
TEPCO still can’t prevent Fukushima radioactive water from leaking into soil, seaThe Voice of Russia
Japan’s Fukushima plant faces danger of overheatingPress TV
Sendai nuclear plant set to restart without off-site emergency centerAsahi Shimbun
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TEPCO still can’t prevent Fukushima radioactive water from leaking into soil, sea – The Voice of Russia

TEPCO still can’t prevent Fukushima radioactive water from leaking into soil, sea
The Voice of Russia
The biggest nuclear plant disaster for the last 25 years occurred after when following the the magnitude 9.0 Tōhoku earthquake the Fukushima plant was hit by a tsunami that flooded three out of six reactors triggering their meltdown. It became the

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Fukushima’s radioactive soil sparks fights, exposes the enormity and … – Straight.com


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Fukushima’s radioactive soil sparks fights, exposes the enormity and
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Fukushima residents, evacuees, the governor, and the mayors of Futaba and Okuma—the two towns adjacent to Daiichi that have been tentatively earmarked for storage facilities—were outraged by the comment, calling it insensitive and saying it failed to

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Pharrell song spreads happiness in Fukushima – China Post

Pharrell song spreads happiness in Fukushima
China Post
A YouTube video showing people in disaster-hit Fukushima Prefecture dancing joyously to American singer Pharrell Williams’ hit song “Happy” has been extremely popular, having been played on the Internet over 439,000 times since its release about a …

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