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This swimming robot may have finally spotted melted nuclear fuel … – The Verge


The Verge

This swimming robot may have finally spotted melted nuclear fuel …
The Verge
A robot swimming in the depths of one of Fukushima's nuclear reactors may have spotted lumps of molten nuclear fuel inside. If it did, it would be the first robot to …
This Underwater Robot Searches For Nuclear Waste – VocativVocativ

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Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:42 pm

I Have a Question Michael Fukushima – Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)


Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)

I Have a Question Michael Fukushima
Animation World Network (press release) (registration) (blog)
Filmmaker (Minour: Memory in Exile), Producer (Sunday, Me and My Moulton, If I was God), Executive Producer and toting pops, Michael Fukushima agreed to meet me whilst cycling around (and around) Rowan Oak in Oxford, Mississippi in late September of …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:11 pm

Underwater Robot Spots Possible Melted Nuclear Fuel in … – Smithsonian


Smithsonian

Underwater Robot Spots Possible Melted Nuclear Fuel in …
Smithsonian
Since the 2011 meltdown at a nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japanese authorities have been working to decontaminate the area. A crucial step in the clean …
Robot reveals first images of lava-like nuclear debris at Fukushima …ZDNet

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Posted on 25 July 2017 | 5:26 pm

Fukushima recovery robot may have finally discovered what happened inside the nuclear reactor – Business Insider


Business Insider

Fukushima recovery robot may have finally discovered what happened inside the nuclear reactor
Business Insider
It's been six years since the nuclear incident at the Fukushima Daiichi reactor, and salvage teams have finally made progress in discovering what happened at the site. One of Tokyo Electric Power Company's custom-made Toshiba remote-control submarine …

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 1:31 pm

Fukushima’s melted nuclear fuel likely sighted in ghostly underwater images – Washington Post


Washington Post

Fukushima's melted nuclear fuel likely sighted in ghostly underwater images
Washington Post
Thanks to an underwater robot nicknamed “Little Sunfish,” authorities in Japan may have reached a critical stage in the cleanup effort following 2011's Fukushima disaster. Late last week and this weekend the unmanned craft poked through the ruins of
Fukushima robot reveals first sign of melted fuel in submerged reactorCNN
Robot probes Fukushima reactor in clean-up effortFinancial Times
Robot spots signs of melted fuel at submerged Fukushima reactorNew Scientist
The Register –National Post –The Japan Times –BBC News
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Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:06 am

Underwater robot enters Fukushima reactor in search of fuel debris – Washington Post


Washington Post

Underwater robot enters Fukushima reactor in search of fuel debris
Washington Post
July 24, 2017 2:59 AM EDT – Rocks believed to be melted nuclear fuel inside Japan's Fukushima reactor were captured on video by an underwater robot. (TEPCO). July 24, 2017 2:59 AM EDT – Rocks believed to be melted nuclear fuel inside Japan's …

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 7:18 am

A dose of art to ease Fukushima trauma – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

A dose of art to ease Fukushima trauma
The Straits Times
Twenty children living near the site of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster are in Singapore for a two-week art therapy programme. The children, aged nine to 12, hail from Hirono town, located just 22km from the wrecked Fukushima Daiichi power plant in …

Posted on 23 July 2017 | 9:03 pm

Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel – BBC News


BBC News

Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel
BBC News
An underwater robot has captured what is believed to be the first images of melted nuclear fuel deposits inside Japan's stricken Fukushima nuclear plant, its operator Tepco says. Large amounts of solidified lava-like rocks and lumps in layers were seen …
In Fukushima Milestone, Underwater Robot Likely Finds Melted Nuclear FuelHuffPost
Japan Captures More Photographs of Likely Melted Fukushima FuelBloomberg
First Look Inside Fukushima Reactor RevealedNational Geographic
U.S. News & World Report –The Japan Times
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Posted on 23 July 2017 | 8:07 am

Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel – The Guardian


The Guardian

Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel
The Guardian
The robot found large amounts of solidified lava-like rocks and lumps in layers as thick as 1m on the bottom inside a main structure called the pedestal that sits underneath the core inside the primary containment vessel of Fukushima's Unit 3 reactor

Posted on 23 July 2017 | 1:05 am

Swimming Robot Captures Underwater Images of Damaged Fukushima Nuclear Reactor – TIME


TIME

Swimming Robot Captures Underwater Images of Damaged Fukushima Nuclear Reactor
TIME
(TOKYO) — An underwater robot entered a badly damaged reactor at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant Wednesday, capturing images of the harsh impact of its meltdown, including key structures that were torn and knocked out of place. Plant operator …
Robot enters Fukushima reactor to assess damageNEWS.com.au
Japanese robot probes the radioactive water at Fukushima's nuclear reactor to find melted fuelDaily Mail
Fukushima Nuclear Cleanup Shows New Images of Radioactive Reactor, But Robot Fails to Find Melted FuelNewsweek

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Posted on 19 July 2017 | 6:24 pm

Fukushima – BingNews

House in Fukushima / BHIS + K’s planning

From the architect. The site is at Fukushima city in Fukushima prefecture. I had a plan to build my house on the site that my family owns. The site was a piece of bare land burned down by fire. It happened a half year after The Great East Japan Earthquake.

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 7:09 pm

Is Fukushima Still Melting Down?

Big Picture Interview – It’s been 6 years since the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that caused the most serious nuclear incident since Chernobyl – and we might – just might – finally have some good news out of Fukushima. Over the weekend – a robot operated by …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 6:38 pm

Underwater robot probe continues inside Fukushima plant’s reactor

AN UNDERWATER robot has discovered lava-like rocks believed to be melted nuclear fuel inside Japan’s stricken Fukushima reactor. The operator of the nuclear power plant, hit by the 2011 nuclear disaster, announced the results of the third round of its …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:30 pm

Robot spots signs of melted fuel at submerged Fukushima reactor

A SUBMERSIBLE robot has spotted what could be melted nuclear fuel in Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi power plant. Following the magnitude 9 Tohoku earthquake in March 2011, a tsunami damaged emergency generators that would have provided power to keep the plant …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:13 pm

Fukushima robot: Apparent sign of melted fuel

Very recently, a “sunfish” robot went for a swim at the Fukushima nuclear plant to get a better idea of the damage inside the failed reactor. What it found was what appeared to be stalactites of melted nuclear fuel. This discovery is an important part …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:21 pm

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Was An Alien and Elite Event Alex Collier Affirms

Place: Fukushima, Fukishima Prefecture, Japan. On 13 August, 2016, Toronto-based online news magazine The Daily Sabs released an article about a very interesting postulation on the relationship between Manipulative Alien beings and the Fukushima nuclear …

Posted on 26 July 2017 | 11:36 am

Fukushima Corium Found By TEPCO’s Swimming Robot

The “Little Sunfish,” the swimming robot that TEPCO is using to capture images of the containment vessel in the Unit 3 reactor of the ruined Fukushima power plant, has brought back the goods. A trove of new images captured in the past few days show …

Posted on 25 July 2017 | 4:50 pm

Robot reveals first images of lava-like nuclear debris at Fukushima

A submersible robot the size of a loaf of bread has sent back the first images of what appears to be melted fuel from one of the compromised reactors at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. The discovery is an important step in decommissioning the plant and …

Posted on 25 July 2017 | 1:53 pm

Fukushima robot reveals first sign of melted fuel in submerged reactor

(CNN) — A robot operating deep inside a failed reactor at the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant north of Tokyo has revealed what appears to be stalactites of melted nuclear fuel, the plant’s operator has said. The discovery is considered a key …

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 4:29 pm

Fukushima recovery robot may have finally discovered what happened inside the nuclear reactor

It’s been six years since the nuclear incident at the Fukushima Daiichi reactor, and salvage teams have finally made progress in discovering what happened at the site. One of Tokyo Electric Power Company’s custom-made Toshiba remote-control submarine …

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 7:32 am

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