Posts Tagged: fukushima
As with methyl-mercury a half century ago, Japan is once again threatened by a new persistent toxin accumulating in its food and water.
Fukushima has revealed a weak spot in nuclear reactors to terrorists.
Both American and Japanese officials typically leave the government for cushy jobs in the nuclear-energy industry.
Tepco's reluctance to vent any radiation led to an explosion at Fukushima.
As radioactivity levels continue to spike in Fukushima, Obama's support for nuclear power is unwavering.
Officially, Fukushima is now in the same class of accident as Chernobyl.
The immediate danger of Fukushima may pass, but nuclear energy remains risky.
As the Japanese nuclear crisis sheds light on nuclear safety, one issue, in particular, has been nudged into the spotlight.
Seismic concerns grow over U.S. national nuclear labs.
Gaddafi's plans to cancel oil contracts with Europe may have played a role in the decision to attack him.