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Tepco gave up the robot inspection of Reactor 1 this year

Tepco gave up the robot inspection of Reactor 1 this year | Fukushima | Scoop.it
On 1/28/2016, Tepco announced they gave up the planned robot inspection of Reactor 1 for this year. In Tepco’s assumption, Reactor 1 is supposed to have the molten nuclear fuel
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What Chernobyl's Wildlife Can Teach Humans

What Chernobyl's Wildlife Can Teach Humans | Fukushima | Scoop.it
As more nuclear power plants are built around the globe, understanding the effects of radiation is essential
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Demonstrators Demand Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Radiation Leaks

Demonstrators Demand Nuclear Plant Shut Down After Radiation Leaks | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Dozens of protesters demonstrated outside of a Florida Power & Light facility concerning leaks at the nuclear power plant at Turkey Point.
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TEPCO received 62.9 bln yen from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation

TEPCO received 62.9 bln yen from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation | Fukushima | Scoop.it
On May 23, we received a funding grant of 62.9 billion yen from the Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation based on the revision of the Special... | mai 23, 2016
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World’s Largest Offshore Wind Turbine Comes Online Near Fukushima Daiichi

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Turbine Comes Online Near Fukushima Daiichi | Fukushima | Scoop.it
A mere 12 miles from the full-blown triple nuclear reactor "melt-through" at Fukushima, sits a bafflingly huge, 620 foot tall, 1,500 ton bladed beast.
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U.S. Nuclear Reactors Fall Short on Steps to Cope With Disasters

U.S. Nuclear Reactors Fall Short on Steps to Cope With Disasters | Fukushima | Scoop.it
More than five years after a tsunami struck Japan triggering one of the worst nuclear disasters in history, U.S. reactors and industry regulators haven’t done enough to prevent a similar catastrophe, a government-sponsored study found.
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Japanese government deals with Fukushima as an ongoing catastrophe

Japanese government deals with Fukushima as an ongoing catastrophe | Fukushima | Scoop.it
His findings were published in the electronic edition of the journal of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology late last year, but was refuted
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Young woman from Fukushima speaks out (part 3)

Young woman from Fukushima speaks out (part 3) | Fukushima | Scoop.it
https://youtu.be/G8_prITScZk   This interview was filmed on February 12, 2016, in Fukushima Prefecture. The young woman was 15 at the time of the nuclear meltdown in Fukushima, and we are releasing this interview with her permission. She is one of the 166 Fukushima residents aged 18 or younger at the time of the nuclear disaster…
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VIDEO - Revisiting Fukushima: Five years on

VIDEO - Revisiting Fukushima: Five years on | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Foreign Correspondent returns to the scene of Japan's 2011 nuclear meltdown and discovers ghost towns left in the wake of the devastating tsunami.
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VIDEO - Young woman from Fukushima speaks out (part 2)

(日本語下記) This interview was filmed on February 12, 2016, in Fukushima Prefecture. The young woman was 15 at the time of the nuclear meltdown in Fukushima
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The spread of particles with plutonium and cesium, from Fukushima nuclear fuel

The spread of particles with plutonium and cesium, from Fukushima nuclear fuel | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Expert: Billions of pieces Fukushima nuclear fuel have spread pretty much everywhere — “It’s truly frightening… wherever there’s cesium, there’s plutonium” — Atomic bomb had one pound of uranium… Fukushima had hundreds of tons — TV: “Abundant quantities” of plutonium are being found (VIDEO) http://enenews.com/nuclear-engineer-billions-plutonium-particles-fukushima-nuke-plant-spread-pretty-everywhere-frightening-cesium-going-be-plutonium-atom-bomb-1-pound-uranium-fukushima-reactors-hundreds-tons-tv?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ENENews+%28Energy+News%29Fairewinds Japan Speaking Tour Series No. 3, Feb 24, 2016 (emphasis…
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Ruhr nuclear plant ‘pumped radioactive waste into air’

Ruhr nuclear plant ‘pumped radioactive waste into air’ | Fukushima | Scoop.it
A former engineer at one of Germany’s nuclear reactors has made an astonishing claim: that the plant intentionally pumped radioactive waste into the atmosphere in 1986.
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How robots are becoming critical players in nuclear disaster cleanup

How robots are becoming critical players in nuclear disaster cleanup | Fukushima | Scoop.it
After Fukushima, a struggle at first but machines now coming into their own
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Indoor radiocaesium contamination in residential houses within evacuation areas after the Fukushima nuclear accident

Indoor radiocaesium contamination in residential houses within evacuation areas after the Fukushima nuclear accident | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Indoor contaminants were investigated from July 2013 to January 2015 within ninety-five residential houses in five evacuation zones, Iitate village, Odaka district, and the towns of Futaba, Okuma, and Tomioka.
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Children near Fukushima more likely to suffer from thyroid cancer

Children near Fukushima more likely to suffer from thyroid cancer | Fukushima | Scoop.it
The rate of children suffering from thyroid cancer in Fukushima Prefecture was as much as 20 to 50 times higher than the national average as of 2014, according to recent reports.
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VIDEO - Documentary - Fukushima: A Nuclear Story

Pio d’Emilia: Screenplay Writer & Main Character of the documentary, "Fukushima; A Nuclear Story"
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Two more Hanford workers report vapors

Two more Hanford workers report vapors | Fukushima | Scoop.it
RICHLAND — Officials say two more workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation have received medical evaluations after they reported smelling vapors at the f
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U.S. Nuclear Reactors Fall Short on Steps to Cope With Disasters

U.S. Nuclear Reactors Fall Short on Steps to Cope With Disasters | Fukushima | Scoop.it
More than five years after a tsunami struck Japan triggering one of the worst nuclear disasters in history, U.S. reactors and industry regulators haven’t done enough to prevent a similar catastrophe, a government-sponsored study found.
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A nuclear waste site at the heart of Canada’s wildfires

A nuclear waste site at the heart of Canada’s wildfires | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Just south of the Canadian city of Fort McMurray, in an area partly ravaged by flames, sits a nuclear waste site.
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Technological Challenges To Decommission the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant

Technological Challenges To Decommission the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant | Fukushima | Scoop.it
Making Technology and Science Popular
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George Osborne's nuclear deal with China is a 'national scandal'

George Osborne's nuclear deal with China is a 'national scandal' | Fukushima | Scoop.it
David Cameron today signed a deal with the Chinese President to build the Hinkley nuclear power station. Jeremy Leggett says the deal is national scandal
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Japan’s Abe government intent on 2020 Olympics, pretending that Fukushima is OK now

Japan’s Abe government intent on 2020 Olympics, pretending that Fukushima is OK now | Fukushima | Scoop.it
 Fukushima Flunks Decontamination, CounterPunch, 20 May 16. by ROBERT HUNZIKER  Japan’s Abe administration is pushing very hard to decontaminate land, roads, and buildings throughout Fukushima Prefecture, 105 cities, towns, and villages. Thousands of workers collect toxic material into enormous black one-ton bags, thereby accumulating gigantic geometric structures of bags throughout the landscape, looking evermore like the foreground of…
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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident Is ‘Wake-Up Call’ for U.S. to Improve Real-Time Monitoring of Spent Fuel Pools

The nation turns to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine for independent, objective advice on issues that affect people's lives worldwide.
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Discovery Documentary Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Disaster Full Documentaries

Discovery Documentary Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Disaster Full Documentaries Discovery Documentary - Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plan
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