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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Fukushima Nuclear Plant’

Fukushima Radiation: Just How Bad Is It?

Three years ago, a massive earthquake and subsequent tsunami devastated the nation of Japan. Even worse, the natural disaster sparked the Fukushima Daiichi disaster, which involved a major meltdown at a nuclear power plant. The tsunami carried radioactive water from the plant into the Pacific Ocean. If that weren’t enough, last year Tokyo Electric Power Company admitted that the leak …

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Japan Nuclear Power Plant Cleanup Behind Schedule

Japanese authorities reported Monday that radiation cleanup from the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster is running behind, leaving some of the most contaminated towns still exposed, though residents were evacuated at the time of the meltdown. Officials from the Environment Ministry are revising the schedule for the cleanup, which originally called for all cleanup to be completed …

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