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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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5.3-Magnitude Earthquake near Fukushima

An earthquake that registered as a 5.3-magnitude on the Richter scale was detected at 17:25 GMT today, according to a statement made by the United States Geological Service (USGS). Currently the ‘USGS’ and organizations like the ‘Japan Meteorological Society’ and the analysts at ‘The Weather Channel’ aren’t in complete agreement as to the size of the quake – both of …

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